Milton is a boy name and means mill town. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \m(i)-lton, mil-ton\. Other similar names and variants include: Millton, Milt, Milten, Miltie, Miltin, Mylton. Milton is a very popular first name for men (#210 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1225 out of 88799).
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Milton Berle
Milton Berle

Born on July 12, 1908

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  • Birth sign: Cancer
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  • No. of movies: 15

The Oscar

Directed by: Russell Rouse

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Elke Sommer, Milton Berle, Eleanor Parker

Always Leave Them Laughing

Directed by: Roy Del Ruth

Starring: Milton Berle, Virginia Mayo, Ruth Roman, Bert Lahr

Margin for Error

Margin for Error

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Joan Bennett, Milton Berle, Otto Preminger, Carl Esmond

Whispering Ghosts

Directed by: Alfred L. Werker

Starring: Milton Berle, Brenda Joyce, John Shelton, John Carradine

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Famous directors named Milton and their movies

Milton Katselas
Milton Katselas
  • No. of movies: 9
Butterflies Are Free

Butterflies Are Free

Directed by: Milton Katselas

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Edward Albert, Eileen Heckart, Paul Michael Glaser

Report to the Commissioner

Report to the Commissioner

Directed by: Milton Katselas

Starring: Michael Moriarty, Yaphet Kotto, Susan Blakely, Hector Elizondo

When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?

Directed by: Milton Katselas

Starring: Candy Clark, Marjoe Gortner, Stephanie Faracy, Dixie Harris

Butterflies Are Free

Butterflies Are Free

Directed by: Milton Katselas

Milton Moses Ginsberg
Milton Moses Ginsberg
  • No. of movies: 6

The Werewolf of Washington

Directed by: Milton Moses Ginsberg

Starring: Dean Stockwell, Katalin Kallay, Henry Ferrentino, Despo Diamantidou

Werewolf Of Washington

Werewolf Of Washington

Directed by: Milton Moses Ginsberg

Coming Apart (1969)

Coming Apart (1969)

Directed by: Milton Moses Ginsberg

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Milton a popular name?

Over the years Milton was most popular in 1912. According to the latest US census information Milton ranks #158th while according to Milton ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Milton?

According to the US census in 2018, 140 boys were born named Milton, making Milton the #1289th name more popular among boy names. In 1912 Milton had the highest rank with 1325 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Milton?

Milton is #1289th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Milton more popular ?

The name Milton was more popular in 1912 with 1325 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Milton

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

How many people born in 2020 are named Milton?

In 2020 there were 140 baby boys named Milton.

Who is a famous person named Milton?

There a several famous people named Milton, for example actor Milton Berle, director Milton Katselas, director Milton Moses Ginsberg.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Milton?

A famous actor/actress named Milton is Milton Berle, starring in 4 movies, including The Oscar and Always Leave Them Laughing.

Who is a famous director named Milton?

A famous director named Milton is Milton Katselas, who directed 4 movies, including Butterflies Are Free and Report to the Commissioner.

How many famous directors are named Milton?

There are 2 directors named Milton including Milton Katselas and Milton Moses Ginsberg who directed movies such as Butterflies Are Free and The Werewolf of Washington.