Alex has become one of those timeless boy names as well as a popular unisex choice. The friendlier, more easy-going diminutive of Alexander, Alex has been holding steady in the Top 100.
Shurik, Shura, Sashenka, Sasha, Santeri, Sandy, Sander, Alik, Aleko, Alek, Aleck, Alec
Baseball player Alex Rodriguez, Actor Alex O'Loughlin, Football player Alex Smith
Son of Bob Hoskins, Son of Jeri Ryan, Son of William Hurt