Names that Ruled the Century: #1 Baby Names of the Last 100 Years

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1930s baby boy name, Robert

Robert


Do you have an Uncle Bob? Me too! It's no surprise: Robert was the top name choice for a baby boy from 1924-1939 (and again in 1953). With a meaning of "bright" in Old English or "bright flame" in Spanish, Robert was the first name to knock John out of the #1 spot.

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