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How popular was your name the decade you were born in?

How popular was your name the decade you were born in?
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The next time you can't remember a name, check out FlowingData.com. They have a name-guessing tool that gives you suggestions.  All you need to know is the letter it starts with and the decade they were born in.

When you enter those two things, it spits out the 20 most common names for people born that decade. Try to see if it works FlowingData.com. 

If you are a man born in the 80s and your name starts with a B there is about a 50% chance your name Brian, Brandon, or Ben.
 

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