100 Most Popular Baby Names of 1977

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Michael 0 67,590
2 Jason 0 55,623
3 Christopher 0 46,727
4 David 0 40,530
5 James 0 40,019
6 John 0 34,213
7 Robert 0 34,205
8 Brian 0 32,491
9 Matthew 0 31,970
10 Joseph +2 26,475
11 Daniel -1 26,064
12 William -1 24,770
13 Kevin +2 22,479
14 Joshua +4 22,062
15 Jeremy -1 21,611
16 Ryan 0 21,243
17 Eric -4 20,742
18 Timothy +3 17,970
19 Jeffrey -2 17,484
20 Richard -1 17,449
21 Anthony +1 16,790
22 Thomas +1 16,587
23 Steven -3 16,485
24 Andrew +3 16,030
25 Mark 0 15,435
26 Charles 0 14,744
27 Scott -3 14,200
28 Jonathan +3 12,321
29 Benjamin +3 12,102
30 Justin +3 12,005
31 Paul -3 11,801
32 Aaron -2 11,634
33 Adam +3 11,027
34 Chad -5 10,827
35 Gregory 0 10,051
36 Nathan +3 9,881
37 Shawn -3 9,865
38 Stephen -1 9,636
39 Kenneth -1 9,455
40 Patrick +1 8,302
41 Brandon -1 8,281
42 Bryan +1 7,889
43 Sean -1 7,638
44 Travis +2 7,278
45 Jose 0 6,904
46 Donald +1 6,864
47 Edward -3 6,843
48 Keith 0 6,602
49 Bradley +2 6,424
50 Todd 0 6,275
51 Nicholas +26 6,067
52 Corey +12 6,040
53 Ronald -4 6,027
54 Jesse +1 5,822
55 Peter -1 5,813
56 Jacob +7 5,786
57 George -4 5,597
58 Gary -6 5,442
59 Douglas -3 5,290
60 Samuel -1 5,259
61 Shane -4 4,867
62 Larry -2 4,838
63 Craig -2 4,563
64 Juan -6 4,559
65 Raymond 0 4,376
66 Wesley +53 4,301
67 Cory +16 4,255
68 Jeremiah +25 4,153
69 Dennis -3 4,150
70 Phillip -1 3,962
71 Frank -3 3,894
72 Marcus +2 3,840
73 Joel -1 3,818
74 Carlos -4 3,786
75 Jerry -8 3,746
76 Jared +14 3,736
77 Antonio -6 3,653
78 Jeffery -2 3,561
79 Kyle +1 3,510
80 Derrick +11 3,483
81 Dustin +1 3,477
82 Jamie -20 3,445
83 Terry -8 3,444
84 Derek 0 3,442
85 Brent -7 3,429
86 Randy -7 3,401
87 Gabriel -6 3,340
88 Troy -15 3,307
89 Russell -2 3,124
90 Philip -1 3,090
91 Billy -6 2,946
92 Tony -6 2,937
93 Johnny -1 2,803
94 Erik 0 2,784
95 Zachary +1 2,775
96 Rodney -8 2,712
97 Alexander +10 2,706
98 Jimmy +3 2,635
99 Carl -4 2,621
100 Curtis +5 2,605
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Jennifer 0 58,951
2 Melissa +1 26,880
3 Amy -1 26,729
4 Jessica +4 24,838
5 Heather -1 23,766
6 Angela -1 20,990
7 Michelle -1 19,539
8 Kimberly -1 18,286
9 Amanda +1 18,276
10 Kelly +9 18,235
11 Sarah +4 18,093
12 Lisa -3 17,013
13 Elizabeth +3 16,424
14 Stephanie -3 15,414
15 Nicole -2 15,249
16 Christina -2 14,495
17 Rebecca -5 14,192
18 Jamie 0 12,898
19 Shannon -2 12,521
20 Laura 0 11,319
21 Mary +1 10,661
22 Erin +2 10,199
23 Julie -2 10,199
24 Andrea +1 9,782
25 Crystal +11 9,725
26 Rachel -3 8,975
27 Sara 0 8,706
28 Carrie 0 8,659
29 April +1 8,066
30 Christine -4 7,884
31 Danielle +2 7,613
32 Karen -1 7,439
33 Amber +16 7,206
34 Tiffany -2 7,205
35 Tara +7 7,196
36 Maria -2 7,067
37 Emily +13 6,880
38 Erica +17 6,621
39 Monica +6 6,363
40 Misty +6 6,314
41 Jill +11 6,239
42 Stacy -4 6,155
43 Dawn -8 6,090
44 Katherine +13 6,032
45 Susan -5 5,950
46 Jaime -17 5,903
47 Patricia -4 5,901
48 Cynthia -4 5,785
49 Wendy -10 5,762
50 Tracy -13 5,754
51 Brandy +3 5,476
52 Holly +4 5,462
53 Melanie 0 5,367
54 Megan +8 5,323
55 Tammy -14 5,307
56 Stacey -5 5,206
57 Lori -10 5,070
58 Tina -10 4,949
59 Christy +1 4,601
60 Alicia +11 4,399
61 Sandra -2 4,369
62 Dana +2 4,336
63 Sabrina +83 4,302
64 Tonya -6 4,265
65 Leslie 0 4,251
66 Allison +1 4,206
67 Tanya -6 4,084
68 Kristy +45 4,045
69 Natalie +11 4,040
70 Kathryn +18 3,968
71 Brandi +8 3,879
72 Kristen +1 3,861
73 Veronica -5 3,855
74 Anna +4 3,846
75 Catherine -3 3,842
76 Courtney 0 3,806
77 Michele -14 3,712
78 Denise -9 3,682
79 Teresa -13 3,652
80 Kathleen +2 3,650
81 Heidi -11 3,641
82 Kristin -8 3,604
83 Kristina +15 3,539
84 Robin -9 3,431
85 Samantha 0 3,285
86 Valerie -3 3,267
87 Renee -1 3,258
88 Gina +6 3,229
89 Nancy -2 3,222
90 Vanessa +17 3,207
91 Brenda -14 3,152
92 Jacqueline +7 3,145
93 Tamara -2 3,121
94 Mandy +6 3,103
95 Sharon -14 3,089
96 Melinda -1 3,044
97 Beth +17 2,966
98 Theresa -9 2,915
99 Linda -9 2,907
100 Diana +1 2,847