First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Fogel

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Alt. Meaning

F is for future, always looking ahead.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

E is for eager, let's get started!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Fogel

Barbara Bain is an actress, former dancer, and model. She was most prominent from 1957 to 1957. Barbara was given the name Millicent Fogel on September 13th, 1931 in Chicago.


Robert Fogel was an economist in the fields of economic history and cliometrics. Robert was born on July 1st, 1926 in New York City, New York, U.S. He breathed his last breath on June 11th, 2013.


Helen Forrest was a swing music and traditional pop music musician. She plays Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1934 to 1934. Helen was given the name Helen Fogel on April 12th, 1917 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S. She breathed her last breath on July 11th, 1999.


Jeremy Fogel is a Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, Judge of the Superior Court of Santa Clara County, Judge of the Municipal Court of Santa Clara County, and Judge of theSuperior Court of Santa Clara County. Jeremy was born on September 17th, 1949 in San Francisco.


Arthur Fogel is a ceo, divisional at live nation entertainment, chief executive officer, and live nation entertainment. Arthur was born in Ottawa.


Eric Fogel is a director, writer, animator, producer, and voice actor. He was most prominent from 1991 to present. Eric was born on July 28th, 1969.


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Popularity of Fogel as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Fogel U.S.
  White 92.74% 64.26%
  African American 1.07% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.76% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.33% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.66% 16.26%

Of Last Name Fogel

People with the last name Fogel are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Fogel

  • How Popular is the name Fogel? As a last name Fogel was the 6,784th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Fogel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Fogel is Thursday, October 27th, 1898.
  • How unique is the name Fogel? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Fogel. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Fogel: Your name in reverse order is Legof. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Egflo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Fogel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,973 people with the last name Fogel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Fogel? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Fogel as their last name.

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