At one time Alexis was more popular than Alexandra, and it was a top 50 name from 1994 to 2010. Now both names have fallen out of the top 100, according to Social Security Administration data. "Gilmore Girls" actress Alexis Bledel dropped her first name, Kimberly, to go by her middle name. Mark Cuban has a daughter named Alexis, as do former football star Donovan McNabb and reality TV parents Kate and Jon Gosselin. When Martha Stewart named her daughter Alexis in the 1960s, the name was only in the top 800.
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Alexis ArguelloBoxer
- Alexis BledelTV Actress
- Alexis de ToquevilleAcademic
- Alexis Faith GosselinReality TV Star
- Alexis Gilbert StewartBusinesswoman
- Alexis GosselinTV Personality
- Alexis SanchezSoccer Player
- Alexis StewartDaughter of Martha Stewart
- Kim AlexisModel
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Source: Social Security Administration
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