Biography Of Margaret Thatcher

Britain's first female prime minister, Margaret Thatcher, was born October 13, 1925. Known as the "Iron Lady," Thatcher was one of the twentieth century's most dominant political figures.

Margaret Thatcher Biography

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Thatcher worked as a research chemist before joining politics. 00:22

  2. In the 1980s Thatcher raised taxes during Britain's economic depression, causing riots. 01:44

  3. Ronald Regan and Thatcher were close friends. 02:52

Written by Curiosity Staff October 12, 2014

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