These Girls Names Are About To Go Extinct

According to Office of National Statistics data, the names Carol and Annette will soon become extinct as no children were named by either last year. Carol and Annette were in the top 100 baby names for girls in 1964 but disappeared from the 2014 list.

Other names that are slowly turning into history are Sandra, Susan and Denise.

The Independent reports that these girls’ names have slipped in rankings from 1996 to 2014.

Carol – fell from 802nd  most popular name to 0, after no babies were named Carol in 2014

Annette –  fell from 944th most popular name to 0, after no babies were named Annette in 2014

Kathleen – fell from 227th most popular name to 715th

Susan – fell from 397th most popular name  to 1882nd

Julie – fell from 436th most popular name to 1272nd

Donna – fell from 441st most popular name to 3514th

Elaine – fell from 441st most popular name to 3514th

Ann – fell from 539th most popular name to 1299th

Debbie – fell from 571st most popular name  to 2464th

Sandra – fell from 686th most popular name to 1016th

Tracy – fell from from 686th most popular name to 3160th

 

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