The name Clinton ranked 702nd in popularity for males of all ages in a sample of 2000-2003 Social Security Administration statistics and 239th in popularity for males of all ages in a sample of the 1990 US Census.
Though this name has fluctuated in use, it has been quietly present throughout the last century.
Science and Philosophy
Clinton J. Davisson (born 1881, died 1958)
American physicist who discovered that electrons can be diffracted like light waves.