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

Girl Names

Boy Names

    Jennifer 1   Michael 1
    Amy 2   Jason 2
    Michelle 3   Christopher 3
    Heather 4   David 4
    Angela 5   James 5
    Kimberly 6   John 6
    Melissa 7   Robert 7
    Lisa 8   Brian 8
    Stephanie 9   Matthew 9
    Rebecca 10   William 10
    Nicole 11   Daniel 11
    Elizabeth 12   Joseph 12
    Mary 13   Eric 13
    Julie 14   Kevin 14
    Christina 15   Jeffrey 15
    Kelly 16   Mark 16
    Jessica 17   Richard 17
    Shannon 18   Scott 18
    Christine 19   Steven 19
    Sarah 20   Thomas 20
    Laura 21   Anthony 21
    Dawn 22   Timothy 22
    Tracy 23   Charles 23
    Tammy 24   Jeremy 24
    Tina 25   Ryan 25
    Karen 26   Chad 26
    Susan 27   Paul 27
    April 28   Andrew 28
    Patricia 29   Joshua 29
    Lori 30   Shawn 30
 
The Baby Name Trends of 1974

Baby Names in 1974

The year 1974 saw the rise of names like Jessica, Erin, and Emily for girls and names like Jeremy, Joshua, and Benjamin for boys. The top overall girl name was Jennifer for the 5th year in a row. The most popular boy name was Michael for the 14th year in a row. The fastest rising names were Nakia, Jolene, and Miranda for girls and Nakia, Telly, and Lucas for boys. 1974 also saw the decline of previously popular girl names like Bridget, Katina, and Vickie and the decline of boy names like Jermaine, Tracy, and Jeff.
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Nakia New   Nakia New
  Jolene +262%   Telly New
  Miranda +187%   Lucas +87%
  Courtney +187%   Damien +84%
  Anitra +129%   Mason +73%
  Latoya +96%   Jeremiah +69%
  Autumn +94%   Courtney +69%
  Christen +94%   Caleb +64%
  Jasmine +90%   Landon +62%
  Christie +79%   Brock +61%
  Summer +71%   Mauricio +57%
  Lakisha +67%   Damion +55%
  Ebony +66%   Jed +51%
  Joy +62%   Wilfred +49%
  Angie +62%   Ariel +47%
  Kira +58%   Pierre +46%
  Chasity +57%   Kenyon +46%
  Chelsea +56%   Titus +46%
  Lakeisha +56%   Joshua +44%
  Carly +55%   Collin +43%
  Erin +51%   Jeremy +42%
  Amber +50%   Tobias +42%
  Mindi +50%   Jerod +41%
  Jessica +47%   Jeremie +41%
  Charity +47%   Ali +40%
Girl Name % Change Boy Name % Change
  Catina -73%   Garrick -41%
  Katina -69%   Duncan -30%
  Tracee -56%   Vance -30%
  Alethea -38%   Tod -29%
  Anissa -37%   Tracey -29%
  Rosie -33%   Danial -27%
  Deena -30%   Tracy -27%
  Shane -29%   Thaddeus -26%
  Dionne -29%   Rickie -25%
  Tonja -28%   Germaine -23%
  Ethel -28%   Harlan -23%
  Debora -27%   Russel -22%
  Louise -26%   Jacques -22%
  Bridgette -25%   Darron -22%
  Nanette -25%   Tim -22%
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Amber 92   Jacob 88
  Jamie 97   Victor 96
  Kathryn 98   Kyle 97
  Allison 99   Lawrence 100
Girl Names Rank Boy Names Rank
  Nakia 226   Nakia 302
  Jolene 245   Courtney 402
  Miranda 275   Damion 415
  Autumn 351   Kareem 440
  Ebony 406   Elias 453
  Lakeisha 424   Caleb 460
  Gabriela 450   Telly 470
  Yesenia 452   Elijah 472
  Anitra 455   Reynaldo 473
  Chelsea 474   Forrest 476
  Luz 475   Levi 477
  Carly 477   Gavin 488
  Chanda 478   Leonardo 489
  Randi 481   Mason 493
  Whitney 482   Dante 498
  Tawana 484
  Kerrie 489
  Silvia 496
  Maggie 498
  Susana 500

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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).