The Loss of Margaret Thatcher
April 08, 2013
The world lost an important figure with the death of Margaret Thatcher. The Iron Lady, as Margaret Thatcher is often referred, was the first and only female British Prime Minister. She died Monday, April 8, 2013 at the age of 87. She was the daughter of a grocer and rose to Prime Minister from 1979 through 1990, during which time she was known for her toughness in her personal life, as well as politically.
Margaret Thatcher will be missed, but through her legacy in British politics, she will be immortalized.
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