Nancy Pelosi

1940 - Today

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Nancy Patricia Pelosi ( pə-LOH-see; née D'Alesandro; born March 26, 1940) is an American politician who served as the 52nd speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 2007 to 2011 and again from 2019 to 2023. A member of the Democratic Party, she was the first woman elected as U.S. House Speaker and the first woman to lead a major political party in either chamber of Congress, leading the House Democrats from 2003 to 2023. A member of the House since 1987, Pelosi currently represents California's 11th congressional district, which includes most of San Francisco. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nancy Pelosi has received more than 34,950,758 page views. Her biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 79 in 2019). Nancy Pelosi is the 2,281st most popular politician (up from 2,494th in 2019), the 679th most popular biography from United States (up from 812th in 2019) and the 70th most popular American Politician.

Nancy Pelosi is most famous for being the first female speaker of the House of Representatives.

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  • 6.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among politicians, Nancy Pelosi ranks 2,281 out of 19,576Before her are Ricimer, Otto Strasser, Shirkuh, Nero Julius Caesar, Robert, King of Naples, and Balthasar Charles, Prince of Asturias. After her are Attalus II Philadelphus, Biljana Plavšić, Şehzade Abdullah, Amaro Pargo, Heonjong of Joseon, and Geert Wilders.

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Among people born in 1940, Nancy Pelosi ranks 50Before her are H. R. Giger, Andrzej Żuławski, Denis Law, Mina, Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and Patrick Stewart. After her are Burhanuddin Rabbani, Mario Andretti, Eduardo Galeano, James Caan, Tarō Asō, and Shahnaz Pahlavi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nancy Pelosi ranks 679 out of 20,380Before her are Donald Knuth (1938), Charles H. Townes (1915), Ursula K. Le Guin (1929), Frances Farmer (1913), Washington Irving (1783), and Linda B. Buck (1947). After her are John Browning (1855), F. Murray Abraham (1939), Chris Isaak (1956), Jane Russell (1921), Bill Cosby (1937), and Lana Turner (1921).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Nancy Pelosi ranks 70Before her are Chester A. Arthur (1829), Nelson Rockefeller (1908), Joseph McCarthy (1908), Kamala Harris (1964), Boris Johnson (1964), and Colin Powell (1937). After her are Donald Rumsfeld (1932), Kamehameha I (1758), Greg Abbott (1957), James E. Webb (1906), Ted Kennedy (1932), and Michael Bloomberg (1942).