100 Most Popular Baby Names of 1966

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Michael 0 79,993
2 David +1 66,430
3 James +1 65,199
4 John -2 65,043
5 Robert 0 59,326
6 William 0 38,270
7 Mark 0 34,806
8 Richard 0 34,467
9 Jeffrey +1 30,197
10 Thomas -1 29,011
11 Timothy +1 28,921
12 Christopher +6 27,865
13 Steven +1 27,704
14 Brian +5 27,263
15 Joseph -4 26,990
16 Scott -1 26,034
17 Kevin -4 25,592
18 Paul -2 23,580
19 Daniel -2 23,270
20 Charles 0 22,269
21 Kenneth 0 20,817
22 Anthony 0 20,617
23 Gregory 0 17,015
24 Ronald 0 16,948
25 Eric 0 16,475
26 Stephen +2 14,750
27 Donald -1 14,722
28 Gary -1 14,152
29 Todd +1 13,553
30 Edward -1 13,270
31 Patrick 0 12,404
32 Keith +3 11,611
33 Douglas -1 11,409
34 Matthew +2 10,806
35 Rodney -2 10,264
36 Andrew +1 10,238
37 George -3 9,936
38 Larry 0 8,713
39 Peter 0 8,587
40 Terry 0 8,455
41 Jerry 0 8,423
42 Jeffery +5 7,899
43 Frank 0 7,795
44 Dennis 0 7,790
45 Randy -3 7,763
46 Craig 0 7,740
47 Raymond -2 7,385
48 Troy +5 6,904
49 Tony -1 6,565
50 Sean +28 6,489
51 Roger -2 6,297
52 Bryan +11 5,893
53 Bruce -3 5,843
54 Shawn +14 5,721
55 Chris +5 5,256
56 Carl -2 5,224
57 Alan +2 4,945
58 Vincent +3 4,942
59 Wayne +6 4,890
60 Gerald +4 4,865
61 Russell -3 4,863
62 Danny -6 4,720
63 Darren -11 4,718
64 Ricky -7 4,684
65 Jonathan +9 4,668
66 Lawrence 0 4,652
67 Steve -12 4,617
68 Bradley +4 4,555
69 Mike -18 4,529
70 Randall +3 4,449
71 Phillip -1 4,409
72 Jeff -10 4,389
73 Johnny +3 4,367
74 Joe -3 4,336
75 Curtis 0 4,240
76 Jon +3 4,239
77 Jimmy +4 4,235
78 Martin -11 4,204
79 Billy -2 4,182
80 Jose +9 4,180
81 Samuel +2 4,169
82 Bobby -2 4,070
83 Walter -1 4,051
84 Dean +4 4,039
85 Dale -1 3,980
86 Philip +1 3,962
87 Barry -1 3,916
88 Darryl -19 3,815
89 Jason +22 3,773
90 Glenn -5 3,665
91 Jay -1 3,602
92 Henry +2 3,582
93 Willie 0 3,545
94 Roy +1 3,521
95 Darrell -4 3,493
96 Arthur 0 3,486
97 Allen -5 3,414
98 Tracy +12 3,377
99 Harold 0 3,319
100 Albert 0 3,302
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Lisa 0 56,899
2 Kimberly +2 32,226
3 Mary -1 28,881
4 Michelle +14 27,149
5 Karen -2 25,442
6 Susan -1 23,767
7 Patricia -1 20,120
8 Tammy +3 18,618
9 Angela +1 18,532
10 Jennifer +10 18,217
11 Cynthia -2 17,410
12 Donna -5 17,027
13 Julie +1 16,326
14 Deborah -1 16,250
15 Pamela -3 16,250
16 Elizabeth 0 15,883
17 Sandra -2 15,851
18 Linda -10 15,564
19 Christine +2 15,548
20 Laura -3 15,545
21 Lori -2 14,672
22 Melissa +16 14,255
23 Tina +6 13,895
24 Dawn +2 13,604
25 Brenda -2 13,294
26 Kelly +4 13,247
27 Barbara -2 13,128
28 Sharon -6 13,061
29 Teresa -5 13,021
30 Amy +5 13,001
31 Tracy +5 12,501
32 Denise -4 11,793
33 Nancy -1 11,723
34 Cheryl -3 11,714
35 Debra -8 11,255
36 Michele +12 10,686
37 Kathleen -3 10,495
38 Stephanie +6 10,160
39 Rhonda -2 9,802
40 Rebecca +1 9,778
41 Wendy -2 9,518
42 Robin -9 9,437
43 Kim 0 9,197
44 Maria +2 9,104
45 Diane -5 8,749
46 Theresa -1 8,703
47 Jacqueline 0 8,354
48 Carol -6 8,257
49 Jill +2 7,866
50 Paula -1 7,858
51 Sheila -1 7,203
52 Andrea +11 7,141
53 Sherry +3 6,982
54 Catherine +3 6,955
55 Margaret -3 6,955
56 Cindy -3 6,795
57 Janet -2 6,431
58 Gina +12 6,354
59 Kathy -5 6,317
60 Carolyn -2 6,119
61 Ann -2 5,993
62 Suzanne +3 5,684
63 Laurie -3 5,663
64 Diana 0 5,501
65 Beth +1 5,444
66 Renee +2 5,356
67 Christina +7 5,342
68 Dana +9 5,272
69 Tracey +16 5,126
70 Connie -9 5,105
71 Leslie +4 4,995
72 Terri -3 4,919
73 Debbie -11 4,843
74 Valerie -7 4,817
75 Monica -3 4,719
76 Stacey +8 4,583
77 Carla -1 4,505
78 Katherine +1 4,498
79 Annette -8 4,427
80 Janice -7 4,345
81 Lynn -1 4,308
82 Regina 0 4,295
83 Anne -5 4,157
84 Wanda -3 4,092
85 Sarah +7 4,037
86 Kathryn +1 4,004
87 Heidi +17 3,966
88 Anita +6 3,872
89 Shelly +9 3,860
90 Bonnie 0 3,844
91 Stacy +28 3,776
92 Colleen +1 3,745
93 Sherri -2 3,744
94 Darlene -11 3,722
95 Anna +1 3,666
96 Tonya +33 3,630
97 Judy -11 3,508
98 Tamara +7 3,480
99 Cathy -11 3,421
100 Joyce -11 3,397