Cal is a boy name. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \cal\. Other similar names and variants include: Cai, Caleb, Cam, Cap, Carl, Cathal, Caz, Dal, Hal, Pal, Sal, Tal, Val. Cal is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#29235 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Cal over the years and Cal's popularity rank:

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Famous actors named Cal and their movies

Cal MacAninch
Cal MacAninch
  • No. of movies: 2
The Point Men

The Point Men

Directed by: John Glen

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Kerry Fox, Vincent Regan, Cal MacAninch

The Woodlanders

The Woodlanders

Directed by: Phil Agland

Starring: Emily Woof, Rufus Sewell, Cal MacAninch, Tony Haygarth

Cal Howard
Cal Howard
  • No. of movies: 1
Gulliver's Travels

Gulliver's Travels

Directed by: Dave Fleischer

Starring: Jessica Dragonette, Lanny Ross, Pinto Colvig, Cal Howard

Country: United States of America

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Famous directors named Cal and their movies

Cal Brunker
Cal Brunker
  • No. of movies: 2
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

Directed by: Cal Brunker

Starring: Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph, Bobby Cannavale, Bobby Moynihan

Escape from Planet Earth

Directed by: Cal Brunker

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Alba, Rob Corddry

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cal a popular name?

Over the years Cal was most popular in 1906. According to the latest US census information Cal ranks #1876th while according to Cal ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Cal?

According to the US census in 2018, 234 boys were born named Cal, making Cal the #936th name more popular among boy names. In 1906 Cal had the highest rank with 11 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Cal?

Cal is #936th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Cal more popular ?

The name Cal was more popular in 1906 with 11 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Cal

The last time a baby was named Cal was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Cal?

In 2020 there were 234 baby boys named Cal.

Who is a famous person named Cal?

There a several famous people named Cal, for example actor Cal MacAninch, director Cal Brunker, musician Cal Stewart.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Cal?

A famous actor/actress named Cal is Cal MacAninch, starring in 2 movies, including The Point Men and The Woodlanders.

Who is a famous director named Cal?

A famous director named Cal is Cal Brunker, who directed 2 movies, including The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature and Escape from Planet Earth.

Who is a famous singer named Cal?

A famous singer named Cal is Cal Stewart, with over 4 songs, including Uncle Josh Weathersby on a Trip to Boston and Uncle Josh and Aunt Nancy Go to Housekeeping.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Cal?

There are 2 actors named Cal including Cal MacAninch and Cal Howard who appeared in movies such as The Point Men and Gulliver's Travels.