Top 100 US Male names in 1942

The list of Most Popular male names in USA in 1942 with their respective percentage. Choose boy name from popular names trending in America in 1942. Also see our 1942 list of top girl names.
Rank Name Occ.
(%in 1942)
Change
1. James 77178 (5.551%) -
2. Robert 71838 (5.167%) -
3. John 66023 (4.749%) -
4. William 54878 (3.947%) -
5. Richard 43582 (3.135%) -

6. David 35894 (2.582%) +1
7. Charles 35842 (2.578%) -1
8. Thomas 31102 (2.237%) -
9. Ronald 27128 (1.951%) -
10. Donald 23949 (1.722%) -
11. Joseph 22422 (1.613%) +1
12. Larry 22096 (1.589%) -1
13. Michael 21726 (1.563%) +3
14. George 21270 (1.530%) -1
15. Kenneth 18207 (1.310%) -
16. Jerry 17478 (1.257%) -2
17. Edward 17465 (1.256%) -
18. Gary 17066 (1.227%) +1
19. Paul 16487 (1.186%) -1
20. Dennis 13280 (0.955%) +3
21. Frank 12242 (0.880%) -
22. Gerald 11480 (0.826%) -2
23. Douglas 11234 (0.808%) +30
24. Raymond 11108 (0.799%) -2
25. Roger 9173 (0.660%) -
26. Walter 8677 (0.624%) -
27. Harold 8583 (0.617%) -3
28. Daniel 8506 (0.612%) +3
29. Arthur 8026 (0.577%) +4
30. Lawrence 7638 (0.549%) +4
31. Henry 7561 (0.544%) -2
32. Stephen 7502 (0.540%) +9
33. Joe 7385 (0.531%) -3
34. Jack 7360 (0.529%) -2
35. Billy 7305 (0.525%) -8
36. Carl 7268 (0.523%) -8
37. Willie 7092 (0.510%) -1
38. Ralph 6635 (0.477%) -
39. Peter 6586 (0.474%) +5
40. Albert 6493 (0.467%) -
41. Wayne 6481 (0.466%) -4
42. Roy 6308 (0.454%) -3
43. Bobby 6248 (0.449%) -8
44. Anthony 6211 (0.447%) +2
45. Eugene 6091 (0.438%) -3
46. Fred 6087 (0.438%) -3
47. Jimmy 5947 (0.428%) -2
48. Harry 5626 (0.405%) -
49. Howard 5568 (0.400%) -2
50. Bruce 5383 (0.387%) +1
51. Louis 5152 (0.371%) -1
52. Terry 4811 (0.346%) +12
53. Norman 4680 (0.337%) -4
54. Philip 4600 (0.331%) -2
55. Stanley 4587 (0.330%) +2
56. Johnny 4583 (0.330%) -2

57. Leonard 4370 (0.314%) -2
58. Francis 4295 (0.309%) +2
59. Samuel 4198 (0.302%) +6
60. Melvin 4183 (0.301%) -4
61. Ernest 4077 (0.293%) -
62. Earl 4044 (0.291%) -4
63. Dale 3865 (0.278%) -4
64. Patrick 3804 (0.274%) +6
65. Bill 3790 (0.273%) +3
65. Marvin 3790 (0.273%) -2
66. Clarence 3737 (0.269%) -4
67. Frederick 3735 (0.269%) +2
68. Leroy 3718 (0.267%) -1
69. Russell 3674 (0.264%) +6
70. Allen 3571 (0.257%) +3
71. Don 3563 (0.256%) -5
72. Tommy 3528 (0.254%) -1
73. Jim 3515 (0.253%) +6
74. Steven 3505 (0.252%) +15
75. Alfred 3403 (0.245%) -1
76. Phillip 3376 (0.243%) +1
77. Ronnie 3361 (0.242%) +1
78. Barry 3207 (0.231%) +12
79. Andrew 3144 (0.226%) +2
80. Alan 3135 (0.225%) +3
81. Gene 3124 (0.225%) -9
82. Herbert 3111 (0.224%) -6
83. Ray 3063 (0.220%) -1
84. Martin 3045 (0.219%) -
85. Eddie 3020 (0.217%) -7
86. Lee 2922 (0.210%) -6
87. Glenn 2887 (0.208%) -2
88. Tom 2876 (0.207%) -1
89. Bernard 2723 (0.196%) -3
90. Theodore 2662 (0.191%) +4

91. Gordon 2606 (0.187%) -
92. Leon 2547 (0.183%) -
93. Jimmie 2539 (0.183%) -5
94. Clifford 2533 (0.182%) -1
95. Lloyd 2460 (0.177%) -
96. Warren 2425 (0.174%) +8
97. Curtis 2418 (0.174%) +2
98. Victor 2395 (0.172%) +19
99. Jesse 2394 (0.172%) -1
100. Vincent 2379 (0.171%) +3
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