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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Blum

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  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Texas.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Blum

Tanya Roberts is an actor, television producer, actress, and producer. She was most active from 1975 to 2006. Tanya was given the name Victoria Leigh Blum on October 15th, 1955 in New York, U.S.


Steven Blum is a voice actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to present. Steven was given the name Steven Jay Blum on April 28th, 1960 in Santa Monica, California, U.S.


Judy Sheindlin is a lawyer, judge, television personality, author, arbitrator, and arbitral tribunal. They were most active from 1965 to 1996. Judy was given the name Judith Susan Blum on October 21st, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. Judy is also known as Judge Judy and Judy.


Jason Blum is a film producer and tv producer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1995 to present. Jason was given the name Jason Ferus Blum on February 20th, 1969 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Jason is also known as Blum and Jason Ferus.


Léon Blum was a (128th Prime Minister of France), Prime Minister of France, and President of France. He was most prominent from 1946 to 1947. Léon was born on April 9th, 1872 in Paris, France. He passed away on March 30th, 1950.


Richard Blum is an investment banking and investment banker. Richard was given the name Richard Charles Blum on July 31st, 1935 in San Francisco.


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Popularity of Blum as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Blum U.S.
  White 94.86% 64.26%
  African American 0.41% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.58% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.20% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.85% 16.26%

Of Last Name Blum

People with the last name Blum are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Blum

  • How Popular is the name Blum? As a last name Blum was the 2,072nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Blum first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Blum is Thursday, June 3rd, 1886.
  • How unique is the name Blum? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Blum. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Blum: Your name in reverse order is Mulb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Blmu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Blum? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 17,458 people with the last name Blum.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Blum? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Blum as their last name.

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