Over the past 110 years, 74 164 girls and 3 740 boys have been named Kennedy. The name Kennedy ranks 415th in the United States among the most common names for girls. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Kennedy in 1990. The peak of popularity of the name Kennedy came in the 2000s and 2010s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.