100 Most Popular Baby Names of 1970

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Michael 0 85,298
2 James +1 61,773
3 David -1 61,760
4 John 0 58,532
5 Robert 0 57,195
6 Christopher +1 41,778
7 William -1 38,895
8 Brian +1 31,943
9 Mark -1 31,494
10 Richard 0 30,459
11 Jeffrey 0 30,157
12 Scott 0 28,580
13 Jason +12 27,282
14 Kevin +2 26,985
15 Steven -1 26,810
16 Joseph -1 26,728
17 Thomas -4 26,682
18 Eric +3 23,585
19 Daniel -1 23,530
20 Timothy -3 22,448
21 Charles -2 22,421
22 Anthony -2 21,198
23 Paul -1 20,209
24 Matthew 0 20,191
25 Kenneth -2 16,812
26 Gregory 0 16,288
27 Stephen 0 14,768
28 Todd 0 14,424
29 Ronald 0 13,620
30 Donald 0 12,400
31 Edward +1 12,299
32 Andrew +1 11,986
33 Patrick -2 11,733
34 Shawn +7 10,953
35 Gary 0 10,729
36 Douglas -2 10,413
37 Sean 0 10,360
38 Keith -2 9,609
39 Craig 0 9,375
40 George -2 8,921
41 Troy +1 8,444
42 Jonathan +4 8,200
43 Larry -3 8,106
44 Peter -1 8,056
45 Jerry 0 7,428
46 Dennis -2 7,316
47 Bradley +6 6,822
48 Frank -1 6,797
49 Raymond +1 6,790
50 Jeffery -2 6,711
51 Chad +19 6,645
52 Aaron +9 6,581
53 Bryan -2 6,461
54 Terry -2 6,185
55 Rodney -6 5,864
56 Jose 0 5,694
57 Tony -3 5,482
58 Russell -1 5,120
59 Randy -4 5,034
60 Marc +3 5,017
61 Roger -2 4,588
62 Samuel +2 4,555
63 Chris +3 4,464
64 Shane +23 4,454
65 Johnny +3 4,443
66 Carl -4 4,397
67 Gerald -2 4,397
68 Jon -1 4,374
69 Travis +44 4,327
70 Jeremy +78 4,321
71 Adam +43 4,317
72 Marcus +65 4,310
73 Phillip +1 4,280
74 Brent +18 4,268
75 Darren -15 4,194
76 Lance +27 4,163
77 Derek +32 4,151
78 Billy -1 4,123
79 Vincent -10 4,022
80 Wayne -5 4,004
81 Benjamin +10 3,927
82 Joel -1 3,841
83 Lawrence -12 3,821
84 Corey -26 3,813
85 Danny -12 3,764
86 Jimmy -7 3,653
87 Bobby -5 3,630
88 Curtis -8 3,617
89 Walter -4 3,585
90 Joe -7 3,573
91 Alan -15 3,560
92 Philip -6 3,518
93 Martin -15 3,506
94 Bruce -22 3,484
95 Juan +9 3,466
96 Derrick +11 3,453
97 Jay -3 3,419
98 Carlos +13 3,384
99 Brett -4 3,375
100 Randall -16 3,273
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Jennifer +2 46,151
2 Lisa -1 38,951
3 Kimberly +1 34,131
4 Michelle -2 34,046
5 Amy +1 25,209
6 Angela +1 24,921
7 Melissa -2 23,738
8 Tammy +1 19,592
9 Mary -1 19,199
10 Tracy +7 18,469
11 Julie +1 17,162
12 Karen +1 16,702
13 Laura -3 16,489
14 Christine 0 16,059
15 Susan -4 15,744
16 Dawn +5 15,674
17 Stephanie +2 15,391
18 Elizabeth -2 15,122
19 Heather +15 14,657
20 Kelly -5 14,607
21 Tina +1 13,868
22 Shannon +9 13,548
23 Lori -3 13,443
24 Patricia -6 13,411
25 Pamela -1 12,917
26 Cynthia -3 12,914
27 Sandra -2 11,244
28 Wendy +1 11,106
29 Rebecca -1 10,856
30 Nicole +17 10,690
31 Michele -1 10,091
32 Donna -6 9,970
33 Deborah -6 9,852
34 Teresa -2 9,607
35 Christina +2 9,584
36 Denise -1 9,342
37 Sharon -1 9,176
38 Linda -5 8,748
39 Maria +1 8,663
40 Brenda -2 8,339
41 Barbara -2 8,027
42 Stacy +11 7,774
43 Andrea +5 7,707
44 Cheryl -3 7,441
45 Kathleen -3 7,417
46 Rhonda -2 7,381
47 Debra -4 7,200
48 Stacey +4 7,157
49 Tonya +5 7,140
50 Nancy -5 7,068
51 Robin -5 7,001
52 Jill -1 6,806
53 Dana +7 6,407
54 Theresa -5 6,403
55 Tracey +10 6,231
56 Monica +3 6,188
57 Paula -7 6,046
58 Rachel +11 6,029
59 Catherine -1 6,006
60 Sherry -5 5,915
61 Gina +2 5,876
62 Ann -5 5,736
63 Kristin +14 5,637
64 Leslie 0 5,622
65 Sarah +7 5,611
66 Jacqueline -4 5,578
67 Katherine +3 5,445
68 Renee -1 5,370
69 Tara +38 5,334
70 Diane -9 5,189
71 Carol -15 5,068
72 Cindy +2 5,048
73 Carrie +21 4,974
74 Sheila -6 4,938
75 Holly +12 4,935
76 Tanya +15 4,864
77 Kathy -1 4,794
78 Kim -12 4,727
79 Tamara -1 4,722
80 Margaret -7 4,705
81 Heidi 0 4,644
82 Kristen +14 4,603
83 April +14 4,602
84 Carolyn -13 4,521
85 Victoria -2 4,460
86 Regina 0 4,436
87 Suzanne -12 4,427
88 Laurie -9 4,391
89 Diana -9 4,373
90 Deanna -2 4,330
91 Melanie +1 4,329
92 Beth -10 4,248
93 Melinda -4 4,225
94 Carla -4 4,213
95 Jodi 0 4,184
96 Janet -12 4,159
97 Valerie -12 4,133
98 Jessica +36 4,020
99 Tiffany +44 3,998
100 Traci +12 3,855