Just here to feed into your 90s fascination…Let’s rewind the cassette tape of life back to the days of Beanie babies, Power Rangers, Spice Girls, Friends and bomber jackets. tapes. As you would image, the popularity of TV show characters, actors, singers and athletes always play a part in baby names of the times.
Put the era in your head… Britney was da bomb. The Fresh Prince was like your home skillet. We were all like…Whatever. Talk to the hand, because that Rachel hair style was so fly.
Here in Massachusetts, in the 1990s, we were going to concerts at Great Woods, shopping at Bradlees for bargains, and grabbing late night bites at Buzzy’s Roast Beef. People were buggin’ out over the latest music at Strawberry Records, and Boston sports teams were in a championship winning drought. Thankfully, we had “Must See TV” to keep us entertained.
Here’s something you may find entertaining. The most popular girls names from the 90s in Massachusetts. Here’s a list compiled by Stacker, using data from the Social Security Administration, and shared by MassLive. You’ll find the names ranked by number of babies born in Massachusetts from the years 1990 – 1999.