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Former British PM Margaret Thatcher dead at 87

Margaret Thatcher, one of the most important British leaders of the 20th century, has died.

In 1979, she was the first woman to become Britain's prime minister and served 3 consecutive terms.

Known throughout the world as the "Iron Lady" , a spokesman for Thatcher said she died peacefully this morning following a stroke.

 

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