Asked in History of EnglandEnglish Spelling and PronunciationMargaret Thatcher
What country did Margaret Thatcher lead?
April 27, 2013 5:25PM
She did not lead any country. She was the Prime Minister of England (or, more precisely, the United Kingdom) from 1979 to 1990. She was the head of government, not the head of the country. Queen Elizabeth II was the head of state during all of that time.