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Vince

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1886 6 0 6
1901 5 0 5
1908 9 0 9
1912 11 0 11
1913 15 0 15
1914 15 0 15
1915 14 0 14
1916 14 0 14
1917 16 0 16
1918 25 0 25
1919 21 0 21
1920 12 0 12
1921 17 0 17
1922 20 0 20
1923 16 0 16
1924 13 0 13
1925 22 0 22
1926 9 0 9
1927 25 0 25
1928 14 0 14
1929 20 0 20
1930 20 0 20
1931 18 0 18
1932 14 0 14
1933 18 0 18
1934 18 0 18
1935 28 0 28
1936 29 0 29
1937 34 0 34
1938 29 0 29
1939 27 0 27
1940 42 0 42
1941 42 0 42
1942 57 0 57
1943 50 0 50
1944 37 0 37
1945 38 0 38
1946 48 0 48
1947 72 0 72
1948 55 0 55
1949 66 0 66
1950 63 0 63
1951 52 0 52
1952 63 0 63
1953 73 0 73
1954 106 0 106
1955 116 0 116
1956 136 0 136
1957 179 0 179
1958 283 0 283
1959 324 0 324
1960 335 0 335
1961 327 0 327
1962 593 0 593
1963 594 0 594
1964 442 0 442
1965 389 0 389
1966 287 0 287
1967 264 0 264
1968 222 0 222
1969 216 0 216
1970 248 0 248
1971 172 0 172
1972 120 0 120
1973 85 0 85
1974 99 0 99
1975 83 0 83
1976 67 0 67
1977 59 0 59
1978 78 0 78
1979 78 0 78
1980 87 0 87
1981 76 0 76
1982 87 0 87
1983 73 0 73
1984 83 0 83
1985 96 0 96
1986 98 0 98
1987 90 0 90
1988 106 0 106
1989 111 0 111
1990 135 0 135
1991 127 0 127
1992 124 0 124
1993 102 0 102
1994 100 0 100
1995 110 5 105
1996 90 0 90
1997 86 0 86
1998 91 0 91
1999 81 0 81
2000 87 0 87
2001 100 0 100
2002 106 0 106
2003 117 0 117
2004 108 0 108
2005 119 0 119
2006 175 0 175
2007 197 0 197
2008 156 0 156
2009 136 0 136
2010 158 0 158
2011 161 0 161
2012 151 0 151
2013 160 0 160
2014 152 0 152
2015 141 0 141

Fun Facts about the name Vince

  • How many people with the first name Vince have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,396 babies born with the first name Vince in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vince to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vince? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Vince first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vince is Friday, July 6th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Vince born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vince was in 1963 with a total of 594 babies.
  • Random Vince Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vince is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 20 babies in California have the same name as you in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Vince: Your name in reverse order is Ecniv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Icven. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vince? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,729 people with the last name Vince.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vince? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Vince as their last name since less than 1 person in 169k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Common last names for Vince

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vince U.S.
  White 88.09% 64.26%
  African American 5.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.04% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.40% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.16% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vince

People with the last name Vince are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Vince" mean? The list below shows the origins of Vince as well as things modernly associated with the name Vince such as celebrities named Vince.

English

Origin and Meaning of Vince

The name "Vince" is of English origin, and it means "Short form of Vincent". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. Short form of the male given name .

Vince was also found in the following language(s): Hungarian

Vince Vaughn

Vince Vaughn is an actor, producer, screenwriter, and activist with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Vince was born in 1970 as Vincent Anthony Vaughn in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.

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Vince McMahon

Vince McMahon is a majority owner, chairman, and ceo of wwe. Vince was born in 1945 as Vincent Kennedy McMahon in Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States.

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Vince Carter

Vince Carter is a basketball biography. Vince was born in 1977 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Vince Gill

Vince Gill is a singer-songwriter specializing in country, bluegrass, blue-eyed soul, and country pop music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1979 to present. Vince was born in 1957 as Vincent Grant Gill.

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Vince Lombardi

Vince Lombardi is an infobox NFL player. Vince was born in 1913 in Brooklyn, New York.

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Vince Edwards

Vince Edwards is an actor, director, and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1947 to 1995. Vince was born in 1928 as Vincent Edward Zoino in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Vince

Vince Camuto
Vince Gilligan
Vince Staples
Vince Flynn
Vince Foster

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vince

Pruitt Taylor Vince

Pruitt Taylor Vince is an actor. Pruitt was born in 1960 as Pruitt Taylor Vince in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States.

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What does the name Vince mean?

Vis for versatile, your changeable nature.

Iis for inspire, others seek your guidance.

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Cis for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

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