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Vito

First Name
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vito

"Vito" is a name of Italian origin, and it means "Life". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Vito

Vito Andolini Corleone is an olive oil importer, mafia boss, olive oil, and boss (crime).

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Vito was born on July 27th, 1986.

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Vito Genovese was a crime boss, mobster, bootlegger, businessman, drug trafficker, extortionist, racketeer, boss (crime), gangster, rum-running, businessperson, illegal drug trade, extortion, and racket (crime). Vito was born on November 27th, 1897 in Risigliano, Tufino, Province of Naples, Italy. He breathed his last breath on February 14th, 1969.

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Vic Damone is a traditional pop music and big band musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1947 to present. Vic was given the name Vito Rocco Farinola on June 12th, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York, US.

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Vito Spatafore is a fictional character. Vito is also known as Vince and Thad McCone.

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Vito Acconci is an artist in the fields of landscape architect and installation art. Vito was given the name Vito Hannibal Acconci on January 24th, 1940 in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Vito

Rick Vito is a rock music, pop music, and blues musician and songwriter. He plays Guitar, Bass guitar, Keyboard instrument, and Vocals. He was most prominent from 1969 to present. Rick was given the name Richard Vito on October 13th, 1949 in Darby, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Victor was born on March 27th, 1987 in Wellington.

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Don Vito is a hip hop, pop, r&b, and contemporary r&b musician. He was most active from 2000 to present. Don was given the name Rodney Richard on July 9th, 1978 in Gary, Indiana, United States.

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Louis was born on March 20th, 1988 in Bellefontaine, Ohio.

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Cosima De Vito is a pop music and contemporary r&b singer-songwriter. She plays Vocals. Her ongoing career started in 2003. Cosima was born Cosima De Vito on November 1st, 1976 in Perth. Cosima is also known as Cosima.

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Francesco De Vito is an actor. Francesco was born on August 10th, 1975 in Taranto.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1898 5 0 5
1900 6 0 6
1901 7 0 7
1902 16 0 16
1904 11 0 11
1905 10 0 10
1906 11 0 11
1907 13 0 13
1908 14 0 14
1909 28 0 28
1910 21 0 21
1911 58 0 58
1912 94 0 94
1913 122 0 122
1914 151 0 151
1915 198 0 198
1916 222 0 222
1917 246 0 246
1918 273 0 273
1919 211 0 211
1920 277 0 277
1921 304 0 304
1922 299 0 299
1923 271 0 271
1924 287 0 287
1925 317 0 317
1926 303 0 303
1927 275 0 275
1928 234 0 234
1929 250 0 250
1930 203 0 203
1931 212 0 212
1932 166 0 166
1933 146 0 146
1934 140 0 140
1935 143 0 143
1936 142 0 142
1937 134 0 134
1938 111 0 111
1939 136 0 136
1940 110 0 110
1941 136 0 136
1942 131 0 131
1943 119 0 119
1944 93 0 93
1945 93 0 93
1946 104 0 104
1947 140 0 140
1948 149 0 149
1949 124 0 124
1950 118 0 118
1951 127 0 127
1952 136 0 136
1953 157 0 157
1954 142 0 142
1955 144 0 144
1956 141 0 141
1957 140 0 140
1958 150 0 150
1959 132 0 132
1960 159 0 159
1961 148 0 148
1962 160 0 160
1963 153 0 153
1964 161 0 161
1965 122 0 122
1966 124 0 124
1967 117 0 117
1968 119 0 119
1969 132 0 132
1970 123 0 123
1971 135 0 135
1972 122 0 122
1973 120 0 120
1974 105 0 105
1975 117 0 117
1976 109 0 109
1977 90 0 90
1978 103 0 103
1979 121 0 121
1980 112 0 112
1981 116 0 116
1982 104 0 104
1983 93 0 93
1984 78 0 78
1985 91 0 91
1986 86 0 86
1987 84 0 84
1988 93 0 93
1989 94 0 94
1990 59 0 59
1991 90 0 90
1992 87 0 87
1993 87 0 87
1994 61 0 61
1995 69 0 69
1996 60 0 60
1997 79 0 79
1998 66 0 66
1999 63 0 63
2000 67 0 67
2001 73 0 73
2002 78 0 78
2003 75 0 75
2004 86 0 86
2005 71 0 71
2006 68 0 68
2007 73 0 73
2008 82 0 82
2009 61 0 61
2010 67 0 67
2011 75 0 75
2012 76 0 76
2013 80 0 80
2014 65 0 65
2015 94 0 94
2016 98 0 98

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Popularity of Vito as a first name

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Popularity of Vito as a last name

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Common last names for Vito

  • Russo
  • Lombardo
  • Bruno
  • Catalano
  • Rizzi
  • Caputo
  • Randazzo
  • Amato

Common first names for Vito

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vito U.S.
  White 80.30% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 11.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vito

People with the last name Vito are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Vito

  • How Popular is the name Vito? Vito is the 2,045th most popular name of all time. As a last name Vito was the 16,462nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Vito have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,154 babies born with the first name Vito in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vito to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vito? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Vito first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vito is Monday, November 1st, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Vito born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vito was in 1925 with a total of 317 babies.
  • Random Vito Factoid: According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vito ranks 106th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 11 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 1932.
  • Weird things about the name Vito: Your name in reverse order is Otiv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ivto. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vito? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,746 people with the last name Vito.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vito? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Vito 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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  • 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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