It was once an incredibly popular boy’s name – now it’s practically extinct!
(WITI) — It was at one time one of the most popular baby names for boys. Now, it’s practically extinct.
The name Gary is becoming incredibly rare, according to data from OurBabyNamer.com. There were only 442 babies given the name in 2013, compared to more than 38,000 in 1952.
The name has been decreasing in popularity for years. It is currently at its lowest point of popularity since 1928.
The last time a girl was named Gary was in 1997, according to the website. The name ranks No. 578 in U.S. popularity.
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