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Gender: M Origin of Hendrix: Dutch and German, from first name Hendrik Hendrix's Popularity in 2015: #444

Hendrix is one of those hip rock and roll names, like Lennon, Jagger and Presley, that have been used by fellow celebs and others, to honor the seminal guitarist/singer/songwriter Jimi. And this one has the trendy 'x' ending, as well -- making it no surprise it was on the rise again in 2015, when it entered the Top 500 for the first time.

Famous People Named Hendrix

James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix, American rock star
Hendrix Smith, son of American rapper "Shwayze"
Elijah Hendrix Wahlberg, son of American actor/singer Donnie Wahlberg
Hendrix, son of American musician Zakk Wylde
Hendrix, son of comedian Kevin Hart
Hendrix Knight Hawk, son of A.J. Hawk & Laura Quinn
Hendrix John Hickson McGlinchey (b. 2013), son of Cameron McGlinchey
Hendrix Walter White (b. 2014), son of Christie Hayes & Daniel White
Hendrix Halen Michael Rhoads Wylde (b. 2003), son of Zakk Wylde

Pop Culture References for the name Hendrix

Alison Hendrix, a character in the TV show "Orphan Black"