It is not uncommon for parents to name their children after popular fictional characters from television, movies, and books.
It is a way of embodying a beloved character, embracing the fanaticism, or simply appreciating a cool name. Keep reading to see which of your favorite sci-fi characters made the list.
Leia (Star Wars)
Princess Leia Organa is the twin sister of Luke Skywalker in the “Star Wars” franchise.
Marty (Back To The Future)
Martin Seamus “Marty” McFly is the central protagonist of the “Back to the Future” series. A teenager living in Hill Valley, California, he befriends Dr. Emmett “Doc” Brown.
Neo (The Matrix)
Neo, born Thomas Anderson, is the protagonist of “The Matrix” franchise. Neo comes to symbolize an escape from the Matrix and an end of the Machine War.
Mike (Stranger Things)
Mike Wheeler is de facto leader of a group of kids in the Netflix series “Stranger Things.”
Peter Parker is the alter-ego of Spider-Man, a mutant in the Marvel universe that’s capable of great strength, leaping abilities, and the ability to cling onto surfaces.