About Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and the Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990. She was the longest-serving British Prime Minister of the 20th century and is the only woman to have held the office. A Soviet journalist called her the "Iron Lady", a nickname that... Wikipedia
October 13, 1925, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
April 8, 2013, London, England, United Kingdom

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Margaret Thatcher Quotes

It was treachery with a smile on its face. Perhaps that was the worst thing of all.
Spoken in 1993 about the cabinet colleagues who had advised her to stand down.
I am not a consensus politician. I am a conviction politician.
Spoken in 1975 when she assumed leadership of the Conservative Party.
To those waiting with bated breath for that favourite media catchphrase, the U-turn, I have only one thing to say. You turn if you want to. The lady's not for turning.
Speech to Conservative Party Conference on October 10, 1980. Paraphrasing Christopher Fry's popular play title while insisting that she will press on with her policies.
It's a funny old world.
November, 27 1990 at her last cabinet meeting.
I fight on, I fight to win.
November, 21 1990. She resigned the next day after failing to win enough votes in the Tory leadership contest.