Top 100 US Male names in 1972

The list of Most Popular male names in USA in 1972 with their respective percentage. Choose boy name from popular names trending in America in 1972. Also see our 1972 list of top girl names.
Rank Name Occ.
(%in 1972)
Change
1. Michael 71414 (4.429%) -
2. Christopher 52190 (3.237%) +4
3. James 47084 (2.920%) -1
4. David 46377 (2.876%) -1
5. John 43182 (2.678%) -1

6. Robert 43033 (2.669%) -1
7. Jason 37448 (2.322%) +1
8. Brian 36325 (2.253%) +1
9. William 30529 (1.893%) -2
10. Matthew 22947 (1.423%) +9
11. Scott 22865 (1.418%) -1
12. Joseph 22470 (1.394%) +3
13. Kevin 22363 (1.387%) +1
14. Richard 22322 (1.384%) -3
15. Daniel 22112 (1.371%) +5
16. Eric 22038 (1.367%) +2
17. Jeffrey 21685 (1.345%) -5
18. Mark 21507 (1.334%) -5
19. Steven 19859 (1.232%) -3
20. Thomas 19579 (1.214%) -3
21. Timothy 17611 (1.092%) -
22. Anthony 17463 (1.083%) +1
23. Charles 16981 (1.053%) -1
24. Paul 14566 (0.903%) -
25. Chad 13399 (0.831%) +3
26. Gregory 13065 (0.810%) -1
27. Kenneth 12334 (0.765%) -2
28. Shawn 11288 (0.700%) -1
29. Stephen 11046 (0.685%) -3
30. Andrew 10128 (0.628%) +2
31. Todd 9983 (0.619%) -2
32. Ronald 9511 (0.590%) -2
33. Sean 9457 (0.586%) +2
34. Edward 9302 (0.577%) -3
35. Patrick 9282 (0.576%) -1
36. Donald 9266 (0.575%) -3
37. Jonathan 9226 (0.572%) +2
38. Keith 9155 (0.568%) -2
39. Ryan 8898 (0.552%) +11
40. Aaron 7863 (0.488%) -
41. Gary 7767 (0.482%) -4
42. Jeremy 7404 (0.459%) +2
43. Douglas 7393 (0.458%) -5
44. George 7164 (0.444%) -3
45. Bryan 7041 (0.437%) +2
46. Craig 6731 (0.417%) -4
47. Larry 6610 (0.410%) -4
48. Peter 6478 (0.402%) -2
49. Troy 6350 (0.394%) -4
50. Jose 5935 (0.368%) +4
51. Adam 5748 (0.356%) +5
52. Dennis 5609 (0.348%) -4
53. Jerry 5602 (0.347%) -4
54. Raymond 5445 (0.338%) -3
55. Shane 5243 (0.325%) +4
56. Frank 5169 (0.321%) -3
57. Travis 5142 (0.319%) +3
58. Jeffery 5070 (0.314%) -6
59. Joshua 5041 (0.313%) +19
60. Justin 4972 (0.308%) +42
61. Bradley 4836 (0.300%) -4
62. Terry 4771 (0.296%) -7
63. Brandon 4634 (0.287%) +31
64. Benjamin 4507 (0.280%) +4
65. Rodney 4367 (0.271%) -7
66. Samuel 4215 (0.261%) -1
67. Derek 4148 (0.257%) -5
68. Tony 4001 (0.248%) -7
69. Russell 3785 (0.235%) -6
70. Randy 3736 (0.232%) -4
71. Marcus 3688 (0.229%) -7
72. Jamie 3680 (0.228%) +23
73. Juan 3673 (0.228%) +7
74. Johnny 3566 (0.221%) -1
75. Roger 3537 (0.219%) -5
76. Brent 3533 (0.219%) -4
76. Phillip 3533 (0.219%) -1
77. Joel 3531 (0.219%) +8
78. Nathan 3520 (0.218%) +25
79. Brett 3512 (0.218%) +11
80. Chris 3479 (0.216%) -13
81. Billy 3469 (0.215%) -7
82. Marc 3466 (0.215%) -13
83. Carlos 3434 (0.213%) +5
84. Carl 3408 (0.211%) -13
85. Erik 3399 (0.211%) +11
86. Danny 3306 (0.205%) -5
87. Jesse 3229 (0.200%) +19
88. Jon 3222 (0.200%) -11
89. Bobby 3177 (0.197%) -10
90. Derrick 3088 (0.192%) -7

91. Curtis 3078 (0.191%) -4
92. Antonio 3021 (0.187%) +18
93. Shannon 3014 (0.187%) +12
94. Corey 2993 (0.186%) -18
95. Christian 2962 (0.184%) +26
96. Jimmy 2932 (0.182%) -4
97. Walter 2913 (0.181%) -8
98. Nicholas 2847 (0.177%) +24
99. Lawrence 2825 (0.175%) -15
100. Joe 2824 (0.175%) -
Popular US Boy Names in 1973 Popular Male Names in 1971 in US
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