Last year, 1,500 baby boys born in the U.S. were named Kobe, representing 0.082 percent of the total, while 55 of those who took the name were girls.
The six-time NBA champion will present the late Lakers great for induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday.
The late Los Angeles Lakers legend will be introduced in the Hall of Fame by friend and mentor Michael Jordan.
The far-right radio host has also said two recent deaths connected to NBA stars were part of a Satanic plot.
Excerpts of the lawsuit that Vanessa Bryant filed against the L.A. County Sheriff's Department claim that Cruz also showed pictures to his family.
Vanessa Bryant released the detail of the lawsuit filed against the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department in a series of Instagram posts on Wednesday.
While the Matt Lauers and Marilyn Mansons of the showbiz world get taken down, accused athletes like Antonio Brown and Jose Reyes walk free.
A petition launched in the wake of Bryant's death for him to be the new NBA logo has reached over 3.2 million signatures.
A leaked track entitled "Don't Worry (RIP Kobe)" contains a reference to the late Los Angeles Lakers star's helicopter crash.
The five-time NBA champion and Scottie Pippen were among the NBA legends remembering Bryant and his daughter Gigi.
Bryant's 13-year-old daughter was killed along with the Los Angeles Lakers great in a helicopter crash on January 26 last year.
January 26 marks the first anniversary of the former Los Angeles Lakers star's death in a helicopter crash outside Los Angeles.
It's hard to believe it's only been one year, and it's still hard to believe what happened.
What do Kobe Bryant, Bob Hope and Thomas Jefferson have in common? They are among the more than 200 names President Donald Trump has recommended to be honored in a yet-to-be created National Garden of American Heroes.
These are some of the numbers that represent an unforgettable and very tumultuous year.
"She now wants to back-charge me $96 per hour for supposedly working 12 hours a day for 18 years for watching her grandchildren," Bryant wrote on Instagram, referencing a new lawsuit that her own mother has reportedly filed against her.
Also among the top five were North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un at number two, Kenosha police-shooting victim Jacob Blake at number four and NASCAR driver Ryan Newman.
The 10 most liked and most-retweeted tweets of 2020 included a 10-second video of a sock puppet "eating" cars visible from an apartment window.
Merriam-Webster said the word "came immediately to the fore as we examined the data that determines what our Word of the Year will be."
The Lakers legend made the "Forbes" list of top 10 dead celebrity money-makers.
After Bryant's tragic death in January, James promised the Lakers would end a 10-year wait for an NBA title and they delivered, as the Purple and Gold defeated the Miami Heat 4-2.
The Lakers ended a 10-year wait for an NBA title in a fashion that has many parallels to their 2009 triumph.
The Lakers dedicated their record-equaling 17th NBA title to the memory of their late star, who died in January.
The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to put away the Miami Heat while wearing uniforms inspired--and designed by--the late star.
Davis drained a game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer to help the Lakers take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals.
"Moesha" is now all on Netflix, meaning fans of the Brandy sitcom can relive appearances from some big names including Kobe Bryant, Usher, Lil' Kim and Jamie Foxx.