Thanks to the popularity of "The Hunger Games", the name Katniss was given to hundreds of baby girls born in 2012. 

And from the TV show "Glee", the name Finn was given to hundreds of new baby boys.  There are other names that gained in popularity when it came to naming babies born this year.  For girls, Penelope and Wren climbed up the charts.

And for the boys, the names Simon and Soren had a huge bump in popularity.   Some unisex names that were given to many girls and boys alike are Harper, Quinn, and Rowan.