Put Your Baby on the Map! Top 12 City-Inspired Baby Names
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Jackson is another capital city that makes a great baby name. Jackson, Mississippi, was named after President Andrew Jackson, and carries the slogan "City with Soul." Michael Jackson's fame and untimely death in 2009 probably contributed to the name's lasting popularity. Actors Bill Murray, Jackie Chan, and Charlize Theron have sons named Jackson; baseball player Johnny Damon bucked the trend, naming his daughter Jackson.