The last of the troika which brought down the evil empire has died at age 87.
Former Prime Minister Thatcher, who with President Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II, was instrumental in fomenting the collapse of the Soviet Union died peacefully in her sleep following a stroke.
Britain’s first and only female prime minister Margaret Thatcher dies peacefully at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke.
Britain’s first and only female prime minister Baroness Thatcher has died at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke.
Lady Thatcher’s children Mark and Carol said their mother, who suffered bouts of ill health in recent years, died peacefully on Monday morning.
Downing Street, which joined Buckingham Palace in flying its flags at half mast, said the politician would be given a full ceremonial funeral with honours at St Paul’s Cathedral.
Prime Minister David Cameron led tributes from around the world, calling the former Tory leader “a great prime minister, a great leader, a great Briton”.
Rest in Peace thou good and faithful servant.