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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

Hendrix Smith, son of rapper Shwayze
Hendrix Hart, son of comedian Kevin Hart
Hendrix Knight Hawk, son of A.J. Hawk & Laura Quinn
Hendrix Frye, son of basketball player Channing Frye
Hendrix Halen Michael Rhoads Wylde (b. 2003), son of musician Zakk Wylde
Hendrix John Hickson McGlinchey (b. 2013), son of Cameron McGlinchey
Hendrix Walter White (b. 2014), son of Christie Hayes & Daniel White
Hendrix Gregory (b. 2016), son of actor Adam Gregory
Elijah Hendrix Wahlberg, son of American actor/singer Donnie Wahlberg
Asher Hendrix Boyle, son of actress Lynn Collins and musician Matthew Boyle
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix, American rock musician

Pop Culture References for the name Hendrix

Hendrix the Husky, mascot of the University of Washington-Tacoma
Alison Hendrix, a character in the TV show "Orphan Black"