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List Of Popular Baby Names Reveals Just How Much New Parents Love Marvel Superheroes

By Mark LoProto


The results are in and, believe it or not, people love Marvel Superheroes. Okay, maybe you could just figure that out by looking at box office numbers, but a recent trend in baby naming has further solidified superhero love.


According to the U.S. Social Security Administration’s data on the 1,000 most popular baby names of 2017, Marvel characters are among some of the most popular. There are some relatively normal sounding names like Parker, Wad, and Natasha that may not be inspired by the Marvel Universe at all - but then there are the undeniable monikers ripped straight from the comic books and movies.