Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1963

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1963. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 250 most popular baby girl names in 1963, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You can also use the links below to research more about the most popular baby names.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Rank Name Count
1 Lisa 56,042
2 Mary 41,552
3 Susan 33,998
4 Karen 32,486
5 Linda 27,720
6 Donna 25,399
7 Patricia 25,378
8 Lori 23,902
9 Sandra 21,622
10 Cynthia 21,592
11 Kimberly 21,228
12 Tammy 21,195
13 Deborah 21,055
14 Pamela 20,586
15 Brenda 19,606
16 Laura 18,509
17 Barbara 18,290
18 Teresa 17,965
19 Sharon 17,800
20 Elizabeth 17,593
21 Debra 17,336
22 Julie 16,302
23 Nancy 16,269
24 Cheryl 15,046
25 Robin 14,433
26 Michelle 14,383
27 Denise 14,086
28 Kathleen 13,542
29 Christine 13,388
30 Angela 13,281
31 Diane 13,195
32 Kelly 12,551
33 Carol 12,492
34 Kathy 12,218
35 Tina 12,159
36 Jennifer 11,758
37 Cindy 11,088
38 Theresa 11,037
39 Kim 10,682
40 Janet 10,668
41 Debbie 10,438
42 Paula 10,146
43 Maria 9,839
44 Rebecca 9,391
45 Rhonda 9,354
46 Margaret 9,304
47 Laurie 9,271
48 Tracy 9,073
49 Sherry 9,064
50 Sheila 8,709
51 Jacqueline 8,558
52 Dawn 8,417
53 Catherine 8,292
54 Amy 8,230
55 Connie 8,163
56 Carolyn 8,119
57 Ann 7,976
58 Terri 7,703
59 Michele 7,512
60 Wendy 7,335
61 Melissa 7,319
62 Diana 7,310
63 Janice 7,070
64 Stephanie 6,821
65 Suzanne 6,819
66 Beth 6,677
67 Cathy 6,319
68 Jill 6,303
69 Valerie 6,172
70 Judy 6,135
71 Annette 6,046
72 Leslie 5,858
73 Lynn 5,826
74 Renee 5,775
75 Jane 5,765
76 Wanda 5,589
77 Anita 5,472
78 Sherri 5,457
79 Gina 5,338
80 Anne 5,328
81 Beverly 5,281
82 Carla 5,266
83 Bonnie 5,226
84 Joyce 5,224
85 Darlene 5,155
86 Penny 5,127
87 Katherine 5,125
88 Dana 5,048
89 Andrea 5,012
90 Martha 4,883
91 Judith 4,741
92 Regina 4,710
93 Kathryn 4,703
94 Sarah 4,573
95 Joan 4,562
96 Gloria 4,537
97 Jean 4,483
98 Colleen 4,445
99 Shirley 4,383
100 Vicki 4,363
101 Melanie 4,269
102 Anna 4,249
103 Virginia 4,213
104 Betty 4,152
105 Gail 4,105
106 Peggy 4,104
107 Christina 4,024
108 Maureen 4,008
109 Marie 4,007
110 Monica 3,998
111 Tamara 3,981
112 Ellen 3,943
113 Ruth 3,869
114 Joanne 3,855
115 Rita 3,806
116 Dorothy 3,795
117 Shelly 3,790
118 Tracey 3,703
119 Rose 3,697
120 Vickie 3,633
121 Melinda 3,576
122 Julia 3,569
123 Terry 3,522
124 Helen 3,338
125 Marilyn 3,316
126 Becky 3,307
127 Stacey 3,304
128 Sylvia 3,280
129 Stacy 3,261
130 Phyllis 3,245
131 Victoria 3,244
132 Holly 3,135
133 Elaine 3,123
134 Deanna 3,122
135 Sheryl 3,105
136 Sheri 3,093
137 Yvonne 3,075
138 Alice 3,066
139 Veronica 3,015
140 Eileen 2,937
141 Heidi 2,937
142 Jackie 2,820
143 Carrie 2,817
144 Jeanne 2,804
145 Sandy 2,801
146 Frances 2,746
147 Sally 2,745
148 Shelley 2,734
149 Charlene 2,731
150 Belinda 2,687
151 Joann 2,654
152 Toni 2,621
153 Charlotte 2,595
154 Lorraine 2,593
155 Sue 2,593
156 Yolanda 2,581
157 Crystal 2,579
158 Jeanette 2,569
159 Evelyn 2,566
160 Jamie 2,550
161 Loretta 2,507
162 Sara 2,486
163 Norma 2,458
164 Shari 2,454
165 Darla 2,390
166 Pam 2,385
167 Tonya 2,367
168 Carmen 2,344
169 Roberta 2,323
170 Yvette 2,284
171 Gwendolyn 2,258
172 Tammie 2,245
173 Alicia 2,215
174 Lynne 2,201
175 April 2,195
176 Patty 2,193
177 Jo 2,190
178 Joy 2,181
179 Rachel 2,179
180 Marcia 2,156
181 Doris 2,127
182 Melody 2,094
183 Heather 2,090
184 Tami 2,079
185 Shelia 2,062
186 Shannon 2,052
187 Glenda 2,050
188 Vanessa 2,032
189 Karla 2,008
190 Natalie 1,995
191 Marsha 1,953
192 Teri 1,937
193 Vicky 1,935
194 Sonya 1,920
195 Juanita 1,915
196 Jodi 1,899
197 Dianne 1,898
198 Tanya 1,846
199 Audrey 1,798
200 Doreen 1,798
201 Irene 1,759
202 Patti 1,754
203 Vivian 1,748
204 Kristine 1,747
205 Rosemary 1,731
206 Jody 1,725
207 Robyn 1,696
208 Caroline 1,689
209 Felicia 1,663
210 Ronda 1,650
211 Cassandra 1,649
212 Kay 1,606
213 Lora 1,599
214 Lynda 1,589
215 Constance 1,583
216 Kristin 1,580
217 Lois 1,580
218 Jan 1,562
219 Marlene 1,555
220 Roxanne 1,527
221 Rosa 1,513
222 Dianna 1,511
223 Sherrie 1,493
224 Kelley 1,482
225 Lee 1,480
226 Marianne 1,468
227 Eva 1,456
228 Bridget 1,447
229 Ramona 1,435
230 Allison 1,434
231 Chris 1,423
232 Kristi 1,421
233 Kimberley 1,413
234 Alison 1,388
235 Kelli 1,384
236 Ruby 1,381
237 Angie 1,376
238 June 1,368
239 Louise 1,321
240 Jana 1,311
241 Lorie 1,307
242 Jenny 1,302
243 Traci 1,300
244 Leah 1,299
245 Arlene 1,296
246 Lydia 1,291
247 Marjorie 1,282
248 Grace 1,274
249 Nina 1,273
250 Lauren 1,257

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

Most popular first names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular boy names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.