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 77179 (5.551%) -
2. Robert 71839 (5.167%) -
3. John 66028 (4.749%) -
4. William 54879 (3.947%) -
5. Richard 43582 (3.135%) -

6. David 35895 (2.582%) +1
7. Charles 35843 (2.578%) -1
8. Thomas 31100 (2.237%) -
9. Ronald 27130 (1.951%) -
10. Donald 23950 (1.723%) -
11. Joseph 22422 (1.613%) +1
12. Larry 22097 (1.589%) -1
13. Michael 21726 (1.563%) +3
14. George 21273 (1.530%) -1
15. Kenneth 18206 (1.309%) -
16. Jerry 17479 (1.257%) -2
17. Edward 17465 (1.256%) -
18. Gary 17066 (1.227%) +1
19. Paul 16486 (1.186%) -1
20. Dennis 13281 (0.955%) +3
21. Frank 12242 (0.880%) -
22. Gerald 11478 (0.826%) -2
23. Douglas 11231 (0.808%) +30
24. Raymond 11110 (0.799%) -2
25. Roger 9173 (0.660%) -
26. Walter 8678 (0.624%) -
27. Harold 8582 (0.617%) -3
28. Daniel 8507 (0.612%) +3
29. Arthur 8026 (0.577%) +4
30. Lawrence 7637 (0.549%) +4
31. Henry 7563 (0.544%) -3
32. Stephen 7502 (0.540%) +9
33. Joe 7382 (0.531%) -3
34. Jack 7361 (0.529%) -2
35. Billy 7306 (0.525%) -8
36. Carl 7267 (0.523%) -7
37. Willie 7091 (0.510%) -1
38. Ralph 6634 (0.477%) -
39. Peter 6586 (0.474%) +5
40. Albert 6494 (0.467%) -
41. Wayne 6481 (0.466%) -4
42. Roy 6306 (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 5627 (0.405%) -
49. Howard 5567 (0.400%) -2
50. Bruce 5383 (0.387%) +1
51. Louis 5152 (0.371%) -1
52. Terry 4811 (0.346%) +11
53. Norman 4680 (0.337%) -4
54. Philip 4601 (0.331%) -2
55. Stanley 4587 (0.330%) +1
56. Johnny 4584 (0.330%) -2
57. Leonard 4371 (0.314%) -3
58. Francis 4296 (0.309%) +1
59. Samuel 4195 (0.302%) +5
60. Melvin 4183 (0.301%) -5
61. Ernest 4077 (0.293%) -1
62. Earl 4047 (0.291%) -5
63. Dale 3864 (0.278%) -5
64. Patrick 3804 (0.274%) +5
65. Bill 3791 (0.273%) +2
66. Marvin 3790 (0.273%) -4
67. Clarence 3738 (0.269%) -6
68. Frederick 3735 (0.269%) -
69. Leroy 3718 (0.267%) -3
70. Russell 3674 (0.264%) +4
71. Allen 3571 (0.257%) +1
72. Don 3563 (0.256%) -7
73. Tommy 3529 (0.254%) -3
74. Jim 3515 (0.253%) +5
75. Steven 3505 (0.252%) +14
76. Alfred 3404 (0.245%) -3
77. Phillip 3376 (0.243%) -1
78. Ronnie 3361 (0.242%) -
79. Barry 3207 (0.231%) +11
80. Andrew 3144 (0.226%) +1
81. Alan 3135 (0.225%) +2
82. Gene 3125 (0.225%) -11
83. Herbert 3110 (0.224%) -8
84. Ray 3064 (0.220%) -2
85. Martin 3044 (0.219%) -1
86. Eddie 3018 (0.217%) -9
87. Lee 2923 (0.210%) -7
88. Glenn 2887 (0.208%) -3
89. Tom 2876 (0.207%) -2
90. Bernard 2723 (0.196%) -4

91. Theodore 2662 (0.191%) +3
92. Gordon 2606 (0.187%) -1
93. Leon 2547 (0.183%) -1
94. Jimmie 2540 (0.183%) -6
95. Clifford 2532 (0.182%) -2
96. Lloyd 2461 (0.177%) -1
97. Warren 2425 (0.174%) +7
98. Curtis 2418 (0.174%) +1
99. Victor 2395 (0.172%) +18
100. Jesse 2392 (0.172%) -2
Popular US Boy Names in 1943 Popular Male Names in 1941 in US
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