Nancy Pelosi

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Nancy Patricia Pelosi (; née D'Alesandro; born March 26, 1940) is an American politician serving as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives since 2019, and previously from 2007 to 2011. Pelosi has served as a U.S. representative from California since 1987. A member of the Democratic Party, she is the only woman in U.S. history to serve as Speaker and, until the inauguration of Kamala Harris as vice president, is the highest-ranking female elected official in United States history. As House Speaker, Pelosi is second in the presidential line of succession, after the vice president.Pelosi was first elected to Congress in 1987, following her father, Thomas D'Alesandro Jr., who served as a U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nancy Pelosi has received more than 21,344,314 page views. Her biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Nancy Pelosi is the 1,544th most popular politician (up from 2,895th in 2019), the 531st most popular biography from United States (up from 928th in 2019) and the 62nd most popular American Politician.

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

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Fact check: Pictures show Nancy Pelosi at impeachment hearing, not arrest - Reuters
Videos on social media claim House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was accompanied into custody by U.S. Marshals because she was arrested. The photographs show Pelosi walking through the Capitol in Washington on the day the article of impeachment against U.S. President …
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Nancy Pelosi calls for prosecution of any Congress members who might have helped pro-Trump siege
The unprecedented Jan. 6 attack on the seat of Congress left five dead and led the House to impeach Trump a second time, for a fiery speech that day in which he urged thousands of his followers to fight Democratic President-elect Joe Biden’s victory.
New video shows MAGA mob rifling through paperwork in Senate chamber as they hunt down Nancy Pelosi
Shocking new footage from the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 shows Trump supporters cramming into the Senate chamber, where they rifled through documents and demanded to know where the...
Sen. Lindsey Graham Tries To Blame Nancy Pelosi For Security Breach During Trump's Capitol Riot
During an interview on Fox News with Maria Bartiromo, Sen. Lindsey Graham tried to blame Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the breakdowns in security after Trump supporters became domestic terrorists and sacked the US Capitol. "How the hell could that happen, where w…

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Among politicians, Nancy Pelosi ranks 1,544 out of 15,710. Before her are Nicolás Maduro, An Lushan, Yolande de Polastron, Constantine VI, Felix Yusupov, and Möngke Khan. After her are Tiberius II Constantine, Æthelred the Unready, Henry II of Navarre, Emperor Ninkō, Ahmad Sanjar, and Josef Kramer.

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Among people born in 1940, Nancy Pelosi ranks 40Before her are Julie Christie, Giorgio Moroder, Kip Thorne, Stuart Sutcliffe, George A. Romero, and Tabaré Vázquez. After her are Dario Argento, Nancy Sinatra, Burhanuddin Rabbani, Anna Karina, Andrzej Żuławski, and Thomas Harris.

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Among people born in United States, Nancy Pelosi ranks 531 out of 15,968. Before her are Michael Porter (1947), Howard Hawks (1896), Tyrone Power (1914), Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811), Farrah Fawcett (1947), and Johns Hopkins (1795). After her are Billie Holiday (1915), Madam C. J. Walker (1867), Harper Lee (1926), Dwayne Johnson (1972), Stephen Hillenburg (1961), and Howard Gardner (1943).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Nancy Pelosi ranks 62Before her are Franklin Pierce (1804), William McKinley (1843), Warren G. Harding (1865), Sarah Palin (1964), Millard Fillmore (1800), and Rutherford B. Hayes (1822). After her are Chester A. Arthur (1829), Bill de Blasio (1961), Kamehameha I (1758), Ted Kennedy (1932), Nelson Rockefeller (1908), and Michael Bloomberg (1942).

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