Top 100 US Male names in 1956

The list of Most Popular male names in USA in 1956 with their respective percentage. Choose boy name from popular names trending in America in 1956. Also see our 1956 list of top girl names.
Rank Name Occ.
(%in 1956)
Change
1. Michael 90623 (4.401%) -
2. James 84858 (4.121%) +1
3. Robert 83910 (4.075%) +1
4. David 81600 (3.962%) -2
5. John 80763 (3.922%) -

6. William 58945 (2.862%) -
7. Richard 52878 (2.568%) -
8. Mark 48804 (2.370%) +1
9. Thomas 44805 (2.176%) -1
10. Steven 38381 (1.864%) -
11. Charles 35214 (1.710%) -
12. Joseph 32704 (1.588%) +1
13. Gary 31794 (1.544%) -1
14. Donald 28204 (1.370%) -
15. Ronald 27725 (1.346%) +3
16. Kenneth 27404 (1.331%) -1
17. Paul 26872 (1.305%) -1
18. Daniel 26626 (1.293%) -1
19. Timothy 23271 (1.130%) +3
20. Jeffrey 23265 (1.130%) -
21. Larry 22294 (1.083%) -2
22. Kevin 21766 (1.057%) +5
23. Stephen 21204 (1.030%) -2
24. Gregory 21082 (1.024%) -
25. Edward 19417 (0.943%) -
26. Dennis 18359 (0.892%) -3
27. George 17235 (0.837%) -1
28. Randy 16540 (0.803%) +2
29. Douglas 16364 (0.795%) -
30. Anthony 15555 (0.755%) +1
31. Terry 15048 (0.731%) -3
32. Bruce 14658 (0.712%) -
33. Brian 14650 (0.711%) +7
34. Scott 13219 (0.642%) +4
35. Jerry 12614 (0.613%) -2
36. Keith 11481 (0.558%) +3
37. Peter 11321 (0.550%) -2
38. Frank 11138 (0.541%) -4
39. Raymond 11089 (0.538%) -3
40. Patrick 10333 (0.502%) +1
41. Roger 10146 (0.493%) -4
42. Lawrence 8879 (0.431%) -
43. Ricky 8769 (0.426%) +3
44. Alan 8724 (0.424%) -1
45. Wayne 8723 (0.424%) -1
46. Danny 8556 (0.415%) -1
47. Christopher 8374 (0.407%) +2
48. Carl 8305 (0.403%) -1
49. Gerald 7979 (0.387%) -1
50. Dale 7709 (0.374%) +2
51. Craig 7426 (0.361%) -1
52. Russell 7404 (0.360%) +5
53. Walter 7013 (0.341%) -2
54. Randall 6899 (0.335%) -1
55. Johnny 6636 (0.322%) -
56. Andrew 6593 (0.320%) +10

57. Jeffery 6564 (0.319%) +16
58. Willie 6489 (0.315%) -4
59. Steve 6478 (0.315%) +13
60. Arthur 6279 (0.305%) -4
61. Glenn 6205 (0.301%) -2
62. Roy 6129 (0.298%) -4
63. Joe 6124 (0.297%) +5
64. Philip 6111 (0.297%) -2
65. Rodney 6060 (0.294%) -
66. Jack 6055 (0.294%) -6
67. Ralph 6028 (0.293%) -
68. Billy 6012 (0.292%) +1
69. Barry 5980 (0.290%) +1
70. Stanley 5976 (0.290%) -6
71. Henry 5956 (0.289%) -10
72. Harold 5948 (0.289%) -9
73. Martin 5675 (0.276%) +4
74. Samuel 5572 (0.271%) -3
75. Ronnie 5507 (0.267%) +5
76. Phillip 5415 (0.263%) -2
77. Bobby 5357 (0.260%) -2
78. Jimmy 5341 (0.259%) -
79. Eric 5249 (0.255%) +6
80. Albert 5157 (0.250%) -4
81. Curtis 5152 (0.250%) -2
82. Louis 4900 (0.238%) -
83. Micheal 4732 (0.230%) +4
84. Howard 4692 (0.228%) -
85. Tony 4669 (0.227%) +8
86. Eugene 4610 (0.224%) -5
87. Allen 4594 (0.223%) -4
88. Darrell 4457 (0.216%) +3
89. Leonard 4375 (0.212%) -1
90. Matthew 4364 (0.212%) +15

91. Frederick 4305 (0.209%) -5
92. Jay 4119 (0.200%) +11
93. Eddie 3993 (0.194%) -1
94. Ernest 3949 (0.192%) -4
95. Harry 3922 (0.190%) -6
96. Mike 3905 (0.190%) +26
97. Victor 3899 (0.189%) +4
98. Vincent 3762 (0.183%) +1
99. Dean 3714 (0.180%) +12
100. Rick 3650 (0.177%) +9
Popular US Boy Names in 1957 Popular Male Names in 1955 in US
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