Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1975

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1975. 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 1975, 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 Jennifer 58,186
2 Amy 32,253
3 Heather 24,301
4 Melissa 24,166
5 Angela 23,361
6 Michelle 22,665
7 Kimberly 20,263
8 Lisa 18,137
9 Stephanie 15,775
10 Nicole 14,277
11 Rebecca 13,926
12 Christina 12,978
13 Jessica 12,930
14 Amanda 12,655
15 Elizabeth 12,472
16 Kelly 11,736
17 Sarah 11,171
18 Julie 11,143
19 Mary 10,966
20 Laura 10,311
21 Shannon 9,370
22 Christine 9,102
23 Dawn 8,752
24 Tracy 8,509
25 April 8,244
26 Rachel 8,228
27 Karen 8,167
28 Andrea 8,044
29 Carrie 7,855
30 Maria 7,531
31 Tammy 7,529
32 Susan 7,487
33 Wendy 7,473
34 Stacy 7,170
35 Tina 7,066
36 Patricia 7,050
37 Tiffany 6,918
38 Erin 6,893
39 Lori 6,649
40 Cynthia 6,539
41 Tara 6,457
42 Danielle 6,416
43 Crystal 6,244
44 Stacey 5,931
45 Tonya 5,899
46 Jill 5,728
47 Misty 5,553
48 Emily 5,484
49 Monica 5,477
50 Tanya 5,378
51 Sandra 5,373
52 Melanie 5,368
53 Christy 5,168
54 Sara 5,133
55 Holly 5,048
56 Michele 5,034
57 Brandy 4,946
58 Katherine 4,854
59 Amber 4,682
60 Kristen 4,674
61 Teresa 4,639
62 Dana 4,622
63 Erica 4,582
64 Denise 4,461
65 Robin 4,329
66 Heidi 4,295
67 Brenda 4,239
68 Jamie 4,234
69 Megan 4,195
70 Pamela 4,177
71 Leslie 4,105
72 Veronica 4,059
73 Catherine 3,935
74 Kristin 3,879
75 Sharon 3,735
76 Alicia 3,718
77 Tamara 3,629
78 Theresa 3,611
79 Anna 3,575
80 Kathleen 3,545
81 Linda 3,525
82 Nancy 3,511
83 Barbara 3,454
84 Gina 3,430
85 Donna 3,422
86 Deborah 3,414
87 Renee 3,407
88 Brandi 3,369
89 Allison 3,349
90 Jacqueline 3,314
91 Melinda 3,282
92 Valerie 3,227
93 Rhonda 3,167
94 Jodi 3,107
95 Sherry 3,043
96 Christie 3,027
97 Cheryl 2,997
98 Margaret 2,952
99 Kathryn 2,947
100 Diana 2,914
101 Samantha 2,835
102 Courtney 2,772
103 Kristina 2,747
104 Ann 2,716
105 Victoria 2,712
106 Mandy 2,710
107 Paula 2,654
108 Yolanda 2,653
109 Kristi 2,646
110 Natalie 2,636
111 Regina 2,570
112 Cindy 2,505
113 Shelly 2,484
114 Debra 2,443
115 Vanessa 2,440
116 Felicia 2,402
117 Tracey 2,377
118 Kara 2,358
119 Carolyn 2,348
120 Beth 2,324
121 Suzanne 2,319
122 Carla 2,315
123 Joy 2,306
124 Anne 2,286
125 Laurie 2,284
126 Deanna 2,277
127 Alison 2,269
128 Erika 2,257
129 Kari 2,221
130 Tamika 2,160
131 Katrina 2,130
132 Leah 2,120
133 Colleen 2,100
134 Sheila 2,099
135 Jenny 2,060
136 Aimee 2,031
137 Julia 2,002
138 Ashley 1,989
139 Janet 1,950
140 Angie 1,947
141 Kristy 1,920
142 Diane 1,908
143 Bridget 1,863
144 Lauren 1,846
145 Natasha 1,842
146 Stacie 1,840
147 Kristie 1,819
148 Tricia 1,803
149 Martha 1,790
150 Carol 1,785
151 Carmen 1,777
152 Kelli 1,769
153 Nichole 1,764
154 Sonya 1,760
155 Traci 1,740
156 Virginia 1,733
157 Anita 1,721
158 Joanna 1,697
159 Krista 1,695
160 Kathy 1,689
161 Shawna 1,689
162 Jody 1,685
163 Kerry 1,678
164 Marie 1,633
165 Terri 1,601
166 Angel 1,598
167 Kerri 1,596
168 Cassandra 1,587
169 Kristine 1,559
170 Molly 1,548
171 Shelley 1,547
172 Robyn 1,510
173 Kendra 1,504
174 Keri 1,502
175 Trisha 1,502
176 Monique 1,495
177 Sonia 1,490
178 Kim 1,480
179 Toni 1,453
180 Claudia 1,444
181 Meredith 1,428
182 Lynn 1,423
183 Charity 1,421
184 Connie 1,407
185 Rachael 1,376
186 Adrienne 1,371
187 Annette 1,363
188 Bonnie 1,345
189 Yvonne 1,329
190 Sabrina 1,327
191 Janice 1,310
192 Mindy 1,308
193 Becky 1,305
194 Katie 1,295
195 Gloria 1,288
196 Sherri 1,273
197 Latasha 1,243
198 Caroline 1,232
199 Ruth 1,230
200 Tracie 1,225
201 Angelica 1,211
202 Hope 1,208
203 Latonya 1,208
204 Rosa 1,207
205 Latoya 1,202
206 Melody 1,198
207 Cara 1,192
208 Brooke 1,181
209 Gretchen 1,175
210 Kellie 1,171
211 Kelley 1,169
212 Jeanette 1,160
213 Ana 1,158
214 Sheri 1,151
215 Sylvia 1,143
216 Belinda 1,138
217 Bethany 1,136
218 Joanne 1,136
219 Joyce 1,126
220 Candice 1,125
221 Candace 1,123
222 Nikki 1,103
223 Tasha 1,084
224 Charlotte 1,081
225 Ginger 1,077
226 Charlene 1,073
227 Rebekah 1,071
228 Leigh 1,065
229 Helen 1,060
230 Wanda 1,058
231 Alice 1,055
232 Olivia 1,049
233 Bobbie 1,042
234 Frances 1,030
235 Penny 1,027
236 Norma 1,023
237 Ellen 1,021
238 Betty 1,021
239 Shana 1,019
240 Yvette 1,019
241 Keisha 1,015
242 Karla 1,013
243 Billie 1,011
244 Christa 1,010
245 Beverly 1,009
246 Trina 1,006
247 Marsha 1,006
248 Jolene 998
249 Leticia 977
250 Dorothy 974

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.

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