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Former British PM Margaret Thatcher dead at 87

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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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