Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi

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Nancy Pelosi is a famous American politician and the first woman ever to hold the position of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives. Further, Nancy Pelosi is widely famous for her incredible political career.

Early Life

Nancy Pelosi was born on 26th March 1940 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, and is currently 81 years old. Her real birth name is Nancy Patricia D’Alesandro Pelosi. Likewise, the zodiac sign of Pelosi is Aries. She was born into a caucasian family. Moreover, she was born to her father Thomas D’alesandro, and her mother Anunciata M D’Alesandro. Nancy was influenced by politics since her early life, learning the ropes from her father Thomas D’Alesandro Jr who was an important Democrat leader from the city.

Likewise, Nancy has five brothers in her family, hey are Thomas L. J. D’Alesandro III, Franklin D Roosevelt D’Alesandro, Nicholas D’Alesandro, Hector D’Alesandro, and Joseph D’Alesandro.

Moving into the educational background, Nancy completed her school-level studies at the Institute of Notre Dame, a Catholic Girls High School. After graduating from high school, she joined Trinity College and completed her bachelor’s with BA in Political Science.

Career and Professional Life

After her marriage, nancy moved to San Francisco where she began working for Phillip Burton in Democratic politics. In 1976, Nancy won a seat for the Democratic National Committee member from California. She holds the position until  1996.

In 2001, Pelosi won the election for the House minority whip, second-in-command to Minority Leader Dick Gephardt. Meanwhile, she became the first woman in U.S. history to hold that post. Similarly, She was elected to becoming the first woman to lead a major party in the House after Gephardt resigned in 2002. In 2006, The Democratic chose Nancy as the Democratic candidate for the speaker. Moving on, Pelosi defeated Republican John Boehner of Ohio in the election for speaker of the House. Then, She is the first Italian-American woman to hold the position of Speaker.

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Caption: Nancy Pelosi captured while giving speech (Source: Instagram)

In addition, in 2012, She announced she would remain on as Democratic leader. Likewise, In 2017, Pelosi called for the resignation of John Conyers over allegations of harassment. In 2018, She kept the record for the longest speech in the House of Representatives when she spent more than eight hours recounting stories from DREAMers. The same year, she demanded the resignation of Duncan D Hunter after his indictment on charges of misusing at least $250,000 in campaign funds. Again on January 3rd, 2019, she got re-elected to the speakership at the start of the 116th Congress.

Nancy also opposed President Trump’s attempts to use the 2018-19 federal government shutdown as leverage to build a substantial wall on the American border.

Achievements

Іn 2006, Nancy won thе Ваrbаrа Wаltеrѕ Моѕt Реrѕоn оf thе Yеаr Аwаrd. In 2007, she was honored with the NIAF Special Achievement Award for Public Advocacy. Likewise, Nancy won thе Оrdеr оf thе Rіѕіng Ѕun bу Јараn Grаnd Соrdоn in 2015.

Relationship Status

Moving into the relationship Status, Nancy is married to her husband Paul Frank Pelosi on 7th September 1963. Further, the speaker person and her husband started dating from their college days. The couple has five children from their relationship Christine, Jacqueline, Alexandra, Paul, and Nancy Corinne.

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Caption: Nancy Pelosi posing for a photo with her husband (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurement

Talking about body measurement, Nancy has a pretty well-shaped and well-maintained body. she is very concerned about her body figure and physical appearance. Further, she stands at a height of around 5 feet and 5 inches and has a bodyweight of around 60 kg.

In addition, Nancy often does physical exercise like cardiac and yoga to maintain her physical and mental health. Likewise, Pelosi has beautiful black eyes along with black hair.

Social Media and Net Worth

Moving into social media availability, Nancy is pretty much active on social media. She has her official account active on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has garnered more than 7.1M followers on her Twitter account. Likewise, she has earned more than 531k followers on her Facebook account. Further, the Speaker has more than 1.4M on her Instagram account.

In addition, Nancy Pelosi has earned a pretty handful amount of money from her career. However, Pelosi has kept her annual income and salary secret from the media. As per the source, Nancy has an estimated net worth of around $200 thousand.