Margaret Thatcher dies at 87

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FILE -  Feb, 1, 1975  file photo of the them Conservative Member of Parliament  Margaret Thatcher, in her Chelsea home kitchen. She was Britain's first female leader, a strong woman who battled her way to the top of a male-dominated political system _ but don't call Margaret Thatcher a feminist. The former prime minister, who died Monday aged 87, rejected the label _ "I owe nothing to women's lib," she once said _ and she leaves a contested legacy for women. (AP Photo/ PA/File) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

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Margaret Thatcher, the first woman ever to serve as prime minister of Great Britain and the longest-serving British prime minister of the 20th century died at age 87 on March 8.

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