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    Notable Persons Named Stan

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    Stan Wawrinka is a tennis player. Stan was born on March 28th, 1985 in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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    Stan Laurel was an actor, writer, comedian, entertainer, and film director. His career lasted from 1910 to 1955. Stan was given the name Arthur Stanley Jefferson on June 16th, 1890 in Ulverston, Lancashire, England. Stan is also known as Stan Jefferson and Stanley Laurel. He breathed his last breath on February 23rd, 1965.

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    Stan Kroenke is an owner of los angeles rams, owner of kroenke sports enterprises, chairman of thf realty, owner of colorado mammoth, founder of kroenke group, owner of colorado rapids, owner of arsenal f.c., los angeles rams, pepsi center, thf realty, colorado mammoth, col. Stan was given the name Enos Stanley Kroenke on July 29th, 1947 in Columbia, Missouri. Stan is also known as Silent Stan.

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    Stan Getz was a jazz, bossa nova, west coast jazz, cool jazz, and bebop musician. He plays Tenor saxophone and Baritone saxophone. He was most active from 1943 to 1991. Stan was given the name Stanley Gayetzky on February 2nd, 1927 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He left this life on June 6th, 1991.

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    Stan Smith is a tennis player. Stan was born on December 14th, 1946 in Pasadena, California, USA.

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    Notable Persons With the Last Name Stan

    Sebastian Stan is an actor. He was most prominent from 2003 to present. Sebastian was born on August 13th, 1982 in Constanța, Romania.

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    Alexandra Stan is a dance-pop, pop music, house music, eurodance, and electronic dance music singing. She was most prominent from 2009 to present. Alexandra was given the name Alexandra Ioana Stan on June 10th, 1989 in Constanța, Romania. Alexandra is also known as Stan and Alexandra Ioana (full name); Alexandra Staи.

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    Marius was born in 1961.

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    Stan is a hip hop music, rhythm, and blues musician. He was most active from 2011 to present. Stan was given the name Stratos Antipariotis on August 1st, 1987 in Athens, Greece.

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    Ilie Stan is a soccer player for the FC Gloria Buzău, FC Steaua București, Cercle Brugge K.S.V., FC Progresul București, AEL Limassol, Hapoel Petah Tikva F.C., Hapoel Tzafririm Holon F.C., and Romania national football team. Ilie was born on October 17th, 1967 in Căldărăşti, Romania.

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    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
    1914 9 0 9
    1915 8 0 8
    1916 10 0 10
    1917 9 0 9
    1918 14 0 14
    1919 8 0 8
    1920 8 0 8
    1921 17 0 17
    1922 17 0 17
    1923 18 0 18
    1924 17 0 17
    1925 19 0 19
    1926 20 0 20
    1927 21 0 21
    1928 21 0 21
    1929 24 0 24
    1930 32 0 32
    1931 34 0 34
    1932 42 0 42
    1933 59 0 59
    1934 56 0 56
    1935 59 0 59
    1936 65 0 65
    1937 75 0 75
    1938 81 0 81
    1939 71 0 71
    1940 81 0 81
    1941 120 0 120
    1942 142 0 142
    1943 143 0 143
    1944 167 0 167
    1945 155 0 155
    1946 205 0 205
    1947 255 0 255
    1948 212 0 212
    1949 137 0 137
    1950 145 0 145
    1951 145 0 145
    1952 146 0 146
    1953 152 0 152
    1954 186 0 186
    1955 221 0 221
    1956 246 0 246
    1957 303 0 303
    1958 400 0 400
    1959 420 0 420
    1960 405 0 405
    1961 332 0 332
    1962 309 0 309
    1963 282 0 282
    1964 249 0 249
    1965 194 0 194
    1966 167 0 167
    1967 147 0 147
    1968 121 0 121
    1969 99 0 99
    1970 99 0 99
    1971 73 0 73
    1972 73 0 73
    1973 76 0 76
    1974 53 0 53
    1975 55 0 55
    1976 49 0 49
    1977 53 0 53
    1978 34 0 34
    1979 39 0 39
    1980 43 0 43
    1981 58 0 58
    1982 35 0 35
    1983 37 0 37
    1984 29 0 29
    1985 30 0 30
    1986 32 0 32
    1987 30 0 30
    1988 30 0 30
    1989 30 0 30
    1990 29 0 29
    1991 18 0 18
    1992 13 0 13
    1993 22 0 22
    1994 17 0 17
    1995 14 0 14
    1996 15 0 15
    1997 10 0 10
    1998 19 0 19
    1999 10 0 10
    2000 15 0 15
    2001 9 0 9
    2002 14 0 14
    2003 12 0 12
    2004 11 0 11
    2005 8 0 8
    2006 8 0 8
    2007 5 0 5
    2008 8 0 8
    2009 6 0 6
    2010 14 0 14
    2011 5 0 5
    2012 12 0 12
    2013 9 0 9
    2014 12 0 12
    2015 13 0 13
    2016 15 0 15
    2017 11 0 11

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    Common last names for Stan

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    Common first names for Stan

    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Stan U.S.
      White 90.76% 64.26%
      African American 4.57% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.04% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 2.80% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Stan

    People with the last name Stan are most frequently White

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    Fun Facts about the name Stan

    • How Popular is the name Stan? Stan is the 2,783rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Stan was the 25,620th most popular name in 2010.
    • How many people with the first name Stan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,412 babies born with the first name Stan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stan to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
    • When was Stan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stan is Sunday, August 31st, 1879.
    • What year had the most people named Stan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stan was in 1959 with a total of 420 babies.
    • Random Stan Factoid: According to the 1964 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stan is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1964.
    • Weird things about the name Stan: Your name in reverse order is Nats. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Satn. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Stan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 963 people with the last name Stan.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Stan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Stan as their last name since less than 1 person in 303k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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