Most Popular Baby Names of 1961

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
201 Marty -7 1,457
202 Maurice +8 1,438
203 Floyd -5 1,437
204 Luis +5 1,409
205 Derek +42 1,405
206 Ruben +2 1,380
207 Donnie -15 1,375
208 Andy -7 1,373
209 Kelvin +8 1,364
210 Clyde -4 1,348
211 Allan -14 1,342
212 Lewis -7 1,334
213 Jackie -6 1,314
214 Marcus -3 1,312
215 Gerard -11 1,307
216 Mario -4 1,292
217 Lester -4 1,288
218 Chuck 0 1,283
219 Rex -4 1,269
220 Joey +9 1,258
221 Wade +3 1,245
222 Ricardo -8 1,240
223 Alexander +7 1,231
224 Byron +9 1,225
225 Jimmie -9 1,224
226 Charlie -4 1,221
227 Wendell +12 1,220
228 Alex -2 1,219
229 Sam -1 1,194
230 Leo +2 1,176
231 Clayton -10 1,161
232 Kyle -12 1,158
233 Randal -14 1,155
234 Arnold -3 1,153
235 Freddie -8 1,145
236 Roland +4 1,131
237 Neal -3 1,119
238 Garry -13 1,116
239 Milton -4 1,105
240 Kim -3 1,101
241 Randolph +3 1,068
242 Jason +17 1,066
243 Johnnie -2 1,053
244 Nathaniel -6 1,050
245 Oscar 0 1,042
246 Ross +2 1,022
247 Herman -1 1,005
248 Clinton -5 996
249 Terrence +1 996
250 Jesus +12 972
251 Cecil +5 968
252 Harvey +1 957
253 Nelson -2 952
254 Jessie +7 949
255 Roberto +3 944
256 Nick -14 936
257 Ben 0 933
258 Pat -6 929
259 Clay +4 899
260 Marshall +8 899
261 Roderick +15 899
262 Fredrick +2 894
263 Hector +7 891
264 Lynn -9 890
265 Matt +4 888
266 Chester -6 887
267 Raul -1 880
268 Clark +49 877
269 Clifton +2 872
270 Hugh -5 870
271 Sidney +3 842
272 Jody -18 834
273 Geoffrey +8 823
274 Miguel +5 823
275 Grant +18 810
276 Frankie +4 806
277 Claude 0 804
278 Rudy 0 785
279 Sammy -7 781
280 Carlton -5 769
281 Terrance +10 756
282 Angelo +18 754
283 Bart -16 752
284 Bret -61 740
285 Jamie +4 730
286 Terence +2 728
287 Rocky -14 727
288 Francisco -4 724
289 Wallace -6 722
290 Benny -8 714
291 Ramon -6 706
292 Rene +3 703
293 Pete -6 699
294 Edgar 0 693
295 Everett +17 691
296 Robbie +76 683
297 Ivan +22 669
298 Angel +1 667
299 Jaime +9 665
300 Morris +7 662
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
201 April -10 1,809
202 Roxanne -9 1,723
203 Darla -1 1,714
204 Constance -3 1,704
205 Carole -2 1,678
206 Stacy +16 1,677
207 Alicia +3 1,671
208 Tanya +9 1,648
209 Marianne -9 1,647
210 Rosa -13 1,643
211 Marlene -3 1,636
212 Ramona +3 1,628
213 Natalie +3 1,625
214 Lydia -9 1,572
215 Chris +4 1,568
216 Arlene -5 1,552
217 Sonya +28 1,540
218 Louise -19 1,538
219 Robyn +30 1,536
220 Eva -16 1,526
221 Dianna -14 1,522
222 Lee -4 1,492
223 Ronda +11 1,487
224 June -15 1,471
225 Felicia +3 1,461
226 Jana +70 1,458
227 Stacey +23 1,454
228 Cassandra +16 1,447
229 Gayle -9 1,446
230 Grace -18 1,443
231 Alison +15 1,407
232 Jacquelyn +50 1,395
233 Debora -19 1,384
234 Sherrie +6 1,369
235 Dolores -3 1,340
236 Lora +20 1,330
237 Cheri -10 1,316
238 Marjorie -1 1,312
239 Esther -6 1,311
240 Lillian -17 1,309
241 Annie -20 1,301
242 Janine -11 1,286
243 Maryann -2 1,281
244 Geraldine -20 1,280
245 Ruby -16 1,275
246 Lynette +8 1,269
247 Joni -17 1,265
248 Lauren -9 1,259
249 Kelley +41 1,251
250 Jenny -15 1,250
251 Nina -3 1,238
252 Shannon +36 1,235
253 Lorie +34 1,219
254 Kimberley +3 1,210
255 Bridget +9 1,209
256 Bernadette -31 1,206
257 Kristi +21 1,203
258 Josephine +5 1,202
259 Delores -23 1,190
260 Allison +17 1,182
261 Kristine +13 1,175
262 Christy 0 1,165
263 Claudia -4 1,162
264 Edith -21 1,161
265 Emily -14 1,149
266 Margie -6 1,140
267 Marla +5 1,138
268 Pauline 0 1,137
269 Erin -4 1,133
270 Betsy -23 1,132
271 Susie -16 1,129
272 Angie +20 1,117
273 Nora -35 1,117
274 Terrie -5 1,111
275 Kelli +26 1,104
276 Heather +22 1,103
277 Mona -1 1,093
278 Priscilla -26 1,089
279 Ginger -13 1,083
280 Lucy -13 1,080
281 Therese -23 1,078
282 Lorrie -1 1,058
283 Amanda +14 1,056
284 Janie -11 1,050
285 Gretchen +21 1,046
286 Kerry +16 1,040
287 Edna -17 1,038
288 Myra -27 1,035
289 Rochelle +21 1,035
290 Georgia +3 1,029
291 Patsy -20 1,019
292 Antoinette +15 1,006
293 Mildred -18 994
294 Sonia +10 984
295 Jayne +17 980
296 Rosemarie -5 966
297 Cecilia -14 961
298 Nadine +1 953
299 Miriam -19 946
300 Francine -15 943