How Did Margaret Thatcher Become A Good Leader

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Margaret Thatcher made big strides for women around the world, and especially in Great Britain when on February 11, 1975, she defeated her opponent Edward Hearth for the position as Britain's Conservative Party leader. She was the first woman to be elected as the leader of the Conservative Party. This was only the start of her historic political accomplishment, as in 1979 she also became Britain's first female prime minister. Her many achievements are the reason she was given the nickname, “The Iron Lady”. She became a global icon for women and women’s rights. She gained respect from other world leaders although there was a lot of controversy about her high power position because she was the first female.
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