The name Phil ranked 460th 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.
Arts and Music
Phil Collins (born 1950)
English singer and songwriter.
Two-time Grammy award winner for best male vocal performance: 1984 for ''''Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)'''' and 1985 for ''''No Jacket Required'''' (see list of Grammy winners for Best Vocal Performance)