Margaret Thatcher

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: former Conservative prime minister of Great Britain from 1979 to 1990 who presided for 11 years as she revived a fractious, rundown nation by breaking the unions, triumphing in a far-off war, and selling off state industries at a record pace, but who left behind a leaner government and more prosperous nation by the time a mutiny ousted her from No. 10 Downing Street.

 

 

Cause of Death: After a stroke

 

Born: October 13, 1925

 

Died: April 8, 2013

 

Location: London, England