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 Mitsuo

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Notable Persons Named Mitsuo

Mitsuo Fuchida is a christian and evangelism.


Kappei Yamaguchi is a voice actor, actor, and voice acting. He was most prominent from 1988 to present. Kappei was given the name Mitsuo Yamaguchi on May 23rd, 1965 in Fukuoka, Japan. Kappei is also known as Kyōya Ushihisa (牛久 京也).


Tesshō Genda is an actor, voice acting, and voice actor. They have had major accomplishments since 1972. Tesshō was given the name Mitsuo Yokoi on May 20th, 1948 in Okayama Prefecture, Japan.


Tsunku is a various forms of pop, rock, electronica, synthpop, contemporary r&b, big band, video game music, disco, hard rock, funk rock, and pop rock songwriter, vocalist, talent manager, record producer, musician, actor, and television presenter. He has been prominent since 1988. Tsunku was given the name Mitsuo Terada on October 29th, 1968. Tsunku is also known as つんく♂.


Mitsuo Iwata is a voice acting in japan and voice actor. Mitsuo was born on July 31st, 1967 in Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan.


Mitsuo Ogasawara is a soccer player for the Kashima Antlers, A.C.R. Messina, Japan national under-20 football team, and Japan national football team. Mitsuo was born on April 5th, 1979 in Morioka, Iwate, Japan.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Mitsuo

Taketani was born on October 2nd, 1911. He breathed his last breath on April 22nd, 2000.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 11 0 11
1913 6 0 6
1914 6 0 6
1915 19 0 19
1916 13 0 13
1917 24 0 24
1918 21 0 21
1919 24 0 24
1920 38 0 38
1921 31 0 31
1922 34 0 34
1923 26 0 26
1924 38 0 38
1925 40 0 40
1926 29 0 29
1927 34 0 34
1928 23 0 23
1929 28 0 28
1930 23 0 23
1931 16 0 16
1932 15 0 15
1933 10 0 10
1934 7 0 7
1940 5 0 5

Common last names for Mitsuo

  • Yamamoto

Fun Facts about the name Mitsuo

  • How Popular is the name Mitsuo? Mitsuo is the 15,916th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Mitsuo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 521 babies born with the first name Mitsuo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mitsuo to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mitsuo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Mitsuo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mitsuo is Saturday, February 8th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Mitsuo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mitsuo was in 1925 with a total of 40 babies.
  • Random Mitsuo Factoid: According to the 1923 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mitsuo ranks 41st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 19 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1923.
  • Weird things about the name Mitsuo: Your name in reverse order is Oustim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Umoits. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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