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See Baby Name Trends of the 1970's for more info.
 

Girl Names

Boy Names

    Jennifer 1   Michael 1
    Michelle 2   James 2
    Lisa 3   David 3
    Kimberly 4   John 4
    Amy 5   Robert 5
    Angela 6   Christopher 6
    Melissa 7   William 7
    Tammy 8   Jason 8
    Mary 9   Brian 9
    Julie 10   Scott 10
    Stephanie 11   Richard 11
    Heather 12   Jeffrey 12
    Tracy 13   Mark 13
    Dawn 14   Kevin 14
    Karen 15   Joseph 15
    Laura 16   Steven 16
    Susan 17   Thomas 17
    Christine 18   Eric 18
    Elizabeth 19   Matthew 19
    Tina 20   Daniel 20
    Shannon 21   Timothy 21
    Kelly 22   Charles 22
    Rebecca 23   Anthony 23
    Cynthia 24   Paul 24
    Lori 25   Gregory 25
    Patricia 26   Kenneth 26
    Nicole 27   Stephen 27
    Pamela 28   Shawn 28
    Wendy 29   Chad 29
    Christina 30   Todd 30
    Sandra 31   Ronald 31
    Stacy 32   Edward 32
    Deborah 33   Andrew 33
    Teresa 34   Donald 34
    Andrea 35   Patrick 35
    Denise 36   Sean 36
    Maria 37   Keith 37
    Donna 38   Gary 38
    Michele 39   Douglas 39
    Sharon 40   Jonathan 40
    Stacey 41   Aaron 41
    Linda 42   George 42
    Brenda 43   Craig 43
    Dana 44   Larry 44
    Tonya 45   Jeremy 45
    Rhonda 46   Troy 46
    Barbara 47   Peter 47
    Monica 48   Bryan 48
    Cheryl 49   Dennis 49
    Tara 50   Jerry 50
    Robin 51   Ryan 51
    Nancy 52   Raymond 52
    Kathleen 53   Jeffery 53
    Rachel 54   Frank 54
    Carrie 55   Jose 55
    April 56   Terry 56
    Debra 57   Adam 57
    Sarah 58   Bradley 58
    Jill 59   Rodney 59
    Sherry 60   Shane 60
    Theresa 61   Travis 61
    Tiffany 62   Tony 62
    Paula 63   Derek 63
    Jessica 64   Russell 64
    Catherine 65   Marcus 65
    Melanie 66   Samuel 66
    Katherine 67   Randy 67
    Leslie 68   Chris 68
    Gina 69   Benjamin 69
    Cindy 70   Marc 70
    Kristin 71   Roger 71
    Tanya 72   Carl 72
    Renee 73   Brent 73
    Tracey 74   Johnny 74
    Jacqueline 75   Billy 75
    Holly 76   Phillip 76
    Heidi 77   Corey 77
    Ann 78   Jon 78
    Crystal 79   Bobby 79
    Tamara 80   Joshua 80
    Sheila 81   Juan 81
    Diana 82   Danny 82
    Diane 83   Gerald 83
    Amanda 84   Derrick 84
    Melinda 85   Lawrence 85
    Margaret 86   Joel 86
    Kristen 87   Vincent 87
    Suzanne 88   Curtis 88
    Christy 89   Carlos 89
    Regina 90   Brett 90
    Kathy 91   Walter 91
    Carol 92   Wayne 92
    Erin 93   Jimmy 93
    Jodi 94   Philip 94
    Deanna 95   Brandon 95
    Laurie 96   Jamie 96
    Victoria 97   Erik 97
    Yolanda 98   Lance 98
    Danielle 99   Alan 99
    Beth 100   Darren 100
 
The Baby Name Trends of 1971

Baby Names in 1971

The year 1971 saw the rise of names like Tiffany, Jenny, and Hope for girls and names like Chad, Jeremy, and Ryan for boys. The top overall girl name was Jennifer for the 2nd year in a row. The most popular boy name was Michael for the 11th year in a row. The fastest rising names were Yesenia, Tanisha, and Latasha for girls and Jermaine, Ryan, and Shad for boys. 1971 also saw the decline of previously popular girl names like Tracy, Tracey, and Carol and the decline of boy names like Lance, Darren, and Dean.
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Yesenia New   Jermaine +496%
  Tanisha +191%   Ryan +166%
  Latasha +124%   Shad +132%
  Tisha +117%   Jonah +130%
  Latisha +92%   Kirby +96%
  Consuelo +84%   Scotty +93%
  Natasha +82%   Chad +82%
  Tiffani +74%   Ali +75%
  Tasha +71%   Jeremy +73%
  Tera +66%   Joshua +68%
  Tosha +65%   Marlon +68%
  Jenny +59%   Kendrick +66%
  Marcie +58%   Jennifer +64%
  Kesha +57%   Jeromy +61%
  Trista +57%   Scottie +57%
  Marcy +55%   Chance +55%
  Chantel +54%   Chadwick +53%
  Tamika +54%   Jeremiah +48%
  Tawanda +51%   Aric +48%
  Selina +49%   Colby +48%
  Ericka +49%   Donny +48%
  Hope +48%   Jamal +46%
  Selena +46%   Gus +46%
  Kisha +43%   Thaddeus +45%
  Mindy +43%   Jared +44%
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Dianne -36%   Robb -39%
  Shiela -36%   Toney -37%
  Penelope -35%   Len -36%
  Kellie -33%   Boyd -32%
  Sabrina -32%   Vince -31%
  Marguerite -32%   Duncan -29%
  Deena -30%   Ward -29%
  Joelle -30%   Hank -29%
  Pam -30%   Leif -28%
  Chris -29%   Judson -28%
  Kelli -29%   Rory -28%
  Deanne -28%   Tod -28%
  Mona -27%   Pat -28%
  Geri -27%   Rick -27%
  Josette -27%   Lanny -27%
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Crystal 79   Ryan 51
  Amanda 84   Joshua 80
  Christy 89   Brandon 95
  Erin 93   Jamie 96
  Yolanda 98   Erik 97
  Danielle 99
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Yesenia 410   Jermaine 233
  Rebekah 419   Shad 403
  Latasha 444   Kendrick 417
  Allyson 453   Josh 450
  Gabrielle 461   Jeremiah 452
  Selena 465   Thaddeus 453
  Janel 471   Sylvester 474
  Kerrie 473   Kirby 477
  Lawanda 474   Guadalupe 487
  Olga 475   Xavier 489
  Tamika 482   Eli 492
  Kenya 485   Micah 493
  Karrie 487   Thad 496
  Terra 488
  Blanca 489
  Ursula 490
  Abigail 492
  Susie 494
  Krystal 497
  Latisha 498

Birth Estimates

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Note: these are estimates based on incomplete data. The numbers are likely to be a bit off, especially for earlier years (i.e. years prior to World War 2).