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Margaret Thatcher

1925 - 2013

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Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher (née Roberts; 13 October 1925 – 8 April 2013), was a British politician and stateswoman who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990. She was the first female British prime minister and the longest-serving British prime minister of the 20th century. As prime minister, she implemented economic policies that became known as Thatcherism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Thatcher has received more than 34,754,403 page views. Her biography is available in 142 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 136 in 2019). Margaret Thatcher is the 65th most popular politician (up from 85th in 2019), the 20th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 31st in 2019) and the 5th most popular British Politician.

Margaret Thatcher is most famous for being the first female Prime Minister of Great Britain.

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Among politicians, Margaret Thatcher ranks 65 out of 15,577Before her are Josip Broz Tito, Benjamin Franklin, Mehmed the Conqueror, Nicholas II of Russia, Henry Kissinger, and John F. Kennedy. After her are Caligula, James K. Polk, Mary I of England, Hillary Clinton, Huang Xianfan, and Muammar Gaddafi.

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Among people born in 1925, Margaret Thatcher ranks 2Before her is Malcolm X. After her are Richard Burton, Pol Pot, Yukio Mishima, Mikis Theodorakis, Paul Newman, Albert Bandura, Gilles Deleuze, Patrice Lumumba, Zygmunt Bauman, and Alija Izetbegović. Among people deceased in 2013, Margaret Thatcher ranks 2Before her is Nelson Mandela. After her are Mikhail Kalashnikov, Doris Lessing, Hugo Chávez, Fawzia Fuad of Egypt, Võ Nguyên Giáp, Peter O'Toole, Jorge Rafael Videla, Frederick Sanger, Paul Walker, and Tom Clancy.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher ranks 20 out of 7,765Before her are Queen Victoria (1819), Thomas Hobbes (1588), Richard III of England (1452), Michael Faraday (1791), Agatha Christie (1890), and Alan Turing (1912). After her are Alexander Graham Bell (1847), Mary I of England (1516), Alfred Hitchcock (1899), Richard I of England (1157), Charles Dickens (1812), and James Cook (1728).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher ranks 5Before her are Elizabeth I of England (1533), Winston Churchill (1874), Queen Victoria (1819), and Richard III of England (1452). After her are Mary I of England (1516), Richard I of England (1157), Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Mary II of England (1662), John Major (1943), Oliver Cromwell (1599), and Alfred the Great (849).