Birth Name: Nancy Patricia D’Alesandro
Place of Birth: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Date of Birth: March 26, 1940
Nancy Pelosi is an American politician. A member of the Democratic Party, she has served as House Minority Leader, since January 3, 2011. She was previously the 52nd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, from January 4, 2007 to January 3, 2011. She was the first woman Speaker. She was also previously House Minority Whip, from January 15, 2002 to January 3, 2003, and also House Minority Leader, from January 3, 2003 to January 3, 2007. She has been a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California, since June 2, 1987.
Nancy is the daughter of Anunciata/Annunciata M. (Lombardi), who was born in Italy, and of Thomas D’Alesandro, Jr., who was of Italian descent and was the Mayor of Baltimore, Maryland. Nancy is married to businessperson Paul Pelosi.
Nancy’s paternal grandparents were Tommaso “Thomas” Fedele/G./J. D’Alessandro and Antoinette Maria/Mary “Annie” Petronilla Foppiani/Foppiano (the daughter of Flavio Foppiani and Maria Casaccia). Tommaso was born, c. 1868, in Montenerodomo, Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy. Antoinette was born, c. 1884, in Rovegno, Genoa, Italy.
Genealogy of Nancy’s father – http://www.findagrave.com
Article about Nancy’s interfaith grandchildren – http://www.interfaithfamily.com
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