Nancy Pelosi is a well-known American politician who is the current speaker of the United States House of Representatives. She is best known as the only woman in U.S. history to serve as speaker of the House.
Nancy Patricia Pelosi was born on March 26, 1940, in Baltimore, Maryland, the United States into an Italian-American family. Nancy was born as the only girl among her siblings. She is the youngest of seven children born to her parents, Annunciata M. “Nancy” D’Alesandro Lombardi and Thomas D’Alesandro Jr.
Nancy Pelosi is a member of the Democratic Party and had been first elected to Congress in a 1987 special election. Currently, in her 18th term, Nancy Pelosi is the dean of California’s congressional delegation and is a known representative of California’s 12th congressional district since 1987.
Nancy Pelosi is the first female to lead a party in Congress and has been leading the House Democrats since 2003. She has served as House Minority Leader from 2003 to 2007 as well as from 2011 to 2019.
Nancy Pelosi was the Speaker from 2007 to 2011 and has been Speaker since her reelection on January 3, 2019. This made her the first former Speaker to return to the post aside from Sam Rayburn in 1955.
Nancy Pelosi is currently serving as speaker of the United States House of Representatives after she was re-elected to a fourth term on January 3, 2021.
How tall is Pelosi?
Nancy Pelosi stands tall at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (164 cm).
What is Nancy Pelosi’s real name?
Nancy Pelosi’s real name is Nancy Patricia Pelosi D’Alesandro.
Does Nancy Pelosi have a husband?
Yes, Nancy Pelosi has a husband. She is presently married to her longtime partner, Paul Francis Pelosi whom she met while attending college. The couple married on September 7, 1963, in Baltimore at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.
Nancy and Paul Pelosi are parents of five children including Alexandra Pelosi, Paul Pelosi Jr, Christine Pelosi, Nancy Corinne Pelosi and Jacqueline Pelosi. They also have nine grandchildren.