Who is Nancy Pelosi?
Born Nancy Patricia D’Alesandro under the sign of Aries on the 26th of March 1940, in Baltimore, Maryland USA, Nancy Pelosi is a 78-year-old Caucasian politician of Italian descent. She is best known to the world for her significant presence in US politics and the media, particularly as the first woman in history to be the incumbent Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives, a position she’s held since January 2011. She has also had a vast number of other personal successes over the course of her somewhat lucrative political career since 1961.
Early Life: Growing up in Little Italy
Nancy grew up in her birthplace, in the small neighborhood called Little Italy. She was raised by her Italian mother from Campobasso, South Italy, named Annunciata M. ‘Nancy’ D’Alesandro (nee Lombardi, 1909-1995) of an unknown profession, and her Italian politician father named Thomas D’Alesandro, Jr. She is the only daughter and the youngest among six siblings, with her five brothers named Thomas L.J. III, Joseph, D’Alesandro, Franklin D. Roosevelt, D’Alesandro, Nicholas and Hector D’Alesandro. As for her education, she first attended the Institute of Notre Dame, a catholic all-girls high school in her hometown, from where she matriculated in 1958, then went to Trinity College in Washington D.C., from where she graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in political science in 1962.While going through the process of her education, Nancy was already highly politically active, meaning she gained an interest in this profession from a very early age, specifically following her father’s example, who was a very successful politician. In her graduation year, she was an attendee at President John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address.
To this day, President Kennedy’s message of hope inspires us to build a better future. Days like today, the centennial of his birth, remind us he will not be forgotten. #JFK100
Career: From a Volunteer to a Leader
Nancy began her political career as a volunteer for the Democratic Party, hosting parties and helping with various campaigns, meanwhile gaining significant recognition among party members. She eventually began serving as the California representative to the Democratic National Committee in 1976, and remained there until 1996. In 1987, however, she made it to public office, after winning a special election for California’s Eighth District, which encompasses San Francisco.
Being a House of Representatives member, she also served on the Appropriations Committee and the Permanent Select Committee in Intelligence. Having gained a considerable popularity among her party members, Nancy was in 2002 assigned as the Democratic leader of the House of Representatives, the first woman to hold the position. After the Democrats won majorities in both the Senate and the House of Representatives during the 2006 mid-term elections, Nancy became the Speaker of the House until January 2011, since when she has been House Minority leader.
Love Life: Married to Paul Pelosi
As for Nancy’s romantic involvements, she’s been married to her husband Paul Pelosi since September 7th 1963, and together they have four children, named Paul Jr., Christina, Jacqueline and Nancy Corinne Pelosi. It is unknown what houses the family owns. aside from the 3,332 square-foot 3-story brick mansion in San Francisco, California.
What is Nancy Pelosi’s Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Nancy Pelosi is, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the current total of Nancy’s accumulated net worth is close to $30 million, primarily as a politician and House speaker, the most from her long-term presence as a congresswoman and Democratic House leader. As her career continues, the said amount can be expected to increase.
— Nancy Pelosi (@TeamPelosi) June 14, 2018
Concerning the physical attributes of the long-term politician, her vital statistics are 36-26-37, while her height is 5ft 5ins (165cm) and her current weight is 113lbs (59kg). Her body shape is generally described as regular, while her hair color is dyed light brown and her eyes are dark brown. Additionally, her bra size is 34D and her dress size is 8.
Social Media Presence
Due to the major influence of social networks, it is nowadays a regular thing for active celebrities to nourish a close and active relationship with their fans, for the sake of increasing the popularity of the projects they’re working on, and thus their own net worth. Nancy herself seems to be a regular subscriber, if not the leading example of this celebrity trend, as her presence is ubiquitous on most of the popular social media networks. Her Facebook page has almost 600,000 followers, her Twitter account over 1.6 million, and her Instagram account almost 125,000 fans.