Most Popular Baby Names of 1955

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Francis -7 3,437
102 Norman -3 3,406
103 Jay -1 3,402
104 Jose +3 3,299
105 Matthew +19 3,286
106 Earl -8 3,252
107 Bradley -1 3,177
108 Rick -7 3,160
109 Tommy -9 3,160
110 Calvin +7 3,157
111 Jerome +3 3,081
112 Dean -3 3,080
113 Ray +5 3,068
114 Rickey -1 3,056
115 Jon -4 3,053
116 Jonathan +5 3,019
117 Clarence -9 3,011
118 Clifford -6 2,997
119 Alfred -3 2,975
120 Theodore -5 2,971
121 Joel +6 2,798
122 Jesse -3 2,778
123 Mike +7 2,725
124 Edwin +5 2,658
125 Don -5 2,646
126 Marc +7 2,625
127 Bernard -4 2,564
128 Gordon -6 2,555
129 Herbert -1 2,508
130 Glen +1 2,491
131 Warren -5 2,488
132 Benjamin 0 2,442
133 Leroy -8 2,412
134 Alvin +1 2,356
135 Duane +1 2,344
136 Dan +3 2,298
137 Mitchell +3 2,268
138 Leslie -1 2,233
139 Garry -1 2,191
140 Chris +19 2,188
141 Nicholas -7 2,183
142 Dwight +3 2,152
143 Leon -2 2,145
144 Reginald +14 2,077
145 Guy -1 2,038
146 Vernon -3 2,034
147 Lloyd -5 2,024
148 Jackie 0 1,997
149 Kurt +19 1,930
150 Karl +15 1,929
151 Wesley +4 1,921
152 Gene -1 1,889
153 Brad +1 1,878
154 Gilbert -4 1,856
155 Lonnie -9 1,856
156 Kent +11 1,851
157 Allan -10 1,844
158 Robin +2 1,838
159 Neil -10 1,784
160 Juan -7 1,777
161 Lewis -5 1,774
162 Franklin -5 1,767
163 Randolph 0 1,766
164 Clyde -3 1,738
165 Floyd -13 1,712
166 Jim +8 1,703
167 Carlos +5 1,700
168 Lester -4 1,685
169 Manuel 0 1,668
170 Donnie -8 1,667
171 Bill +5 1,650
172 Kirk +18 1,632
173 Todd +22 1,614
174 Kerry -4 1,600
175 Leo -2 1,578
176 Bryan +26 1,573
177 Dana -11 1,566
178 Daryl +2 1,535
179 Gerard -2 1,519
180 Tom +8 1,508
181 Terrence +3 1,498
182 Jeff +39 1,473
183 Perry +16 1,448
184 Charlie -2 1,437
185 Darryl +7 1,428
186 Milton -11 1,423
187 Freddie -9 1,418
188 Ted +3 1,407
189 Johnnie -6 1,405
190 Stuart -11 1,404
191 Rex -2 1,398
192 Jimmie -21 1,394
193 Brent +10 1,378
194 Herman -7 1,364
195 Lynn -9 1,334
196 Nathaniel +8 1,333
197 Arnold -1 1,313
198 Gregg +30 1,300
199 Harvey -18 1,293
200 Ruben -2 1,287
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Doris -8 4,240
102 Jill +5 4,220
103 Dawn +21 4,215
104 Jennifer +4 4,127
105 Anna 0 4,094
106 Marsha -20 4,060
107 Sylvia -6 4,001
108 Sarah -5 3,983
109 Angela +9 3,894
110 Colleen +9 3,868
111 Kimberly +55 3,862
112 Evelyn -3 3,811
113 Roberta -11 3,781
114 Stephanie +9 3,757
115 Jeanne -3 3,731
116 Sue -10 3,724
117 Renee +15 3,689
118 Constance -7 3,661
119 Yvonne -2 3,548
120 Eileen -5 3,505
121 Dianne -5 3,490
122 Gwendolyn 0 3,456
123 Loretta +3 3,430
124 Lois -14 3,419
125 Sheryl +9 3,410
126 Lorraine -6 3,373
127 Regina +10 3,373
128 Glenda -14 3,341
129 Charlotte -16 3,328
130 Charlene -5 3,303
131 Julia -4 3,285
132 Tina +98 3,270
133 Beth -3 3,269
134 Amy +5 3,195
135 Carla 0 3,065
136 Joann -7 2,932
137 Norma -9 2,931
138 Jan -7 2,768
139 Andrea -3 2,765
140 Vanessa +2 2,694
141 Melanie +37 2,655
142 Marlene -1 2,569
143 Audrey +6 2,554
144 Holly +23 2,503
145 Juanita -1 2,498
146 Gayle +1 2,482
147 Louise -9 2,431
148 Irene -8 2,426
149 Melissa +21 2,415
150 Claudia -5 2,412
151 Melinda +25 2,411
152 Joy -1 2,388
153 Jeanette -5 2,374
154 Vivian +2 2,359
155 Lynne +2 2,347
156 Annette -2 2,344
157 Kay -11 2,325
158 Toni -5 2,322
159 Vicky +12 2,305
160 Annie -10 2,222
161 Penny +2 2,210
162 Geraldine -19 2,195
163 Patti +5 2,174
164 June -12 2,149
165 Roxanne -7 2,093
166 Debora +63 2,065
167 Yolanda +8 2,054
168 Carmen +16 2,048
169 Rosa -4 2,044
170 Belinda +18 2,034
171 Patsy -16 2,011
172 Rosemary -12 2,010
173 Ruby -11 2,009
174 Becky +5 2,004
175 Arlene -6 1,979
176 Sara -12 1,971
177 Marjorie -18 1,970
178 Lynda -5 1,883
179 Gina +105 1,842
180 Janis +3 1,839
181 Shelia +9 1,834
182 Lee +34 1,819
183 Monica -2 1,813
184 Christina +30 1,812
185 Rachel -3 1,803
186 Melody +13 1,801
187 Jackie -2 1,797
188 Delores -11 1,789
189 Eva -2 1,785
190 Dolores -16 1,780
191 Marianne -19 1,747
192 Shelley -31 1,734
193 Marla +31 1,726
194 Veronica -3 1,715
195 Lillian -1 1,655
196 Ramona -1 1,644
197 Mildred -17 1,638
198 Sherri +11 1,595
199 Josephine -13 1,591
200 Lydia -2 1,587