Keller

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
98k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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  1. United States lecturer and writer who was blind and deaf from the age of 19 months; Anne Sullivan taught her to read and write and speak; Helen Keller graduated from college and went on to champion the cause of blind and deaf people (1880-1968)

Notable Persons Named Keller

Keller Williams is a one-man band, rock, jam, progressive bluegrass, dance, funk, folk, alternative rock, jazz, reggae, jam band, dance (keller williams album), and folk music musician. He plays Vocalist, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, theremin, synthesizer, and piano. He has had major accomplishments since 1991. Keller was born on February 4th, 1970 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States. Keller is also known as K-Dub and Keller.

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Keller Emrick Rockey is a military person. His military service ended in 1950.

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Keller was born in 1959.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Keller

Helen Keller was an author, political activist, lecturer, and activism. Helen was given the name Helen Adams Keller on June 27th, 1880 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, U.S. She left this life on June 1st, 1968.

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Jim Keller is a vice president of autopilot hardware engineering at tesla motors, tesla motors, and vice president of autopilot hardware engineering attesla motors.

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Thomas Keller is a chef. Thomas was born on October 14th, 1955 in Camp Pendleton, Oceanside, California, United States.

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Rachel Keller is an actress. They have been prominent since 2012. Rachel was born on December 25th, 1991 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States.

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Colby was born on October 18th, 1980 in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

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Marthe Keller is an actress, opera director, and list of opera directors. She was most active from 1964 to present. Marthe was born on January 28th, 1945 in Basel.

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How popular is the baby name Keller in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1911 5 0 5
1912 5 0 5
1913 6 0 6
1914 9 0 9
1915 7 0 7
1916 5 0 5
1917 5 0 5
1918 7 0 7
1921 9 0 9
1922 5 0 5
1923 5 0 5
1924 12 0 12
1925 6 0 6
1928 10 0 10
1932 6 0 6
1933 6 0 6
1935 5 0 5
1938 8 0 8
1940 7 0 7
1941 6 0 6
1948 5 0 5
1949 8 0 8
1950 6 0 6
1960 7 0 7
1961 7 7 0
1962 9 0 9
1966 5 0 5
1970 14 5 9
1975 6 0 6
1976 5 0 5
1977 5 0 5
1978 7 0 7
1981 5 0 5
1982 5 0 5
1983 10 0 10
1984 7 0 7
1985 6 0 6
1986 5 0 5
1987 9 0 9
1988 14 5 9
1989 24 6 18
1990 20 6 14
1991 32 6 26
1992 20 0 20
1993 38 5 33
1994 26 5 21
1995 42 7 35
1996 46 10 36
1997 53 7 46
1998 52 9 43
1999 48 8 40
2000 65 9 56
2001 67 11 56
2002 74 8 66
2003 101 11 90
2004 128 6 122
2005 157 11 146
2006 176 16 160
2007 140 5 135
2008 162 10 152
2009 151 7 144
2010 139 14 125
2011 171 13 158
2012 194 23 171
2013 147 17 130
2014 200 29 171
2015 177 18 159
2016 161 21 140
2017 140 17 123

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Popularity of Keller as a first name

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Common last names for Keller

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Keller U.S.
  White 91.40% 64.26%
  African American 3.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.57% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.46% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Keller

People with the last name Keller are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Keller

  • How Popular is the name Keller? Keller is the 4,989th most popular name of all time. As a last name Keller was the 317th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Keller have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,230 babies born with the first name Keller in the United States. That's more than enough people named Keller to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Keller? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Keller first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Keller is Sunday, April 23rd, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Keller born? The highest recorded use of the first name Keller was in 2012 with a total of 171 babies.
  • Random Keller Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Keller is not a popular baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Keller: Your name in reverse order is Rellek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elkler. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Keller? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 98,268 people with the last name Keller.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Keller? Keller was ranked as the 317th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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