British former soldier and veteren of the Falklands War Simon Weston (L) leave St Paul's Cathedral at the end of the ceremonial funeral of British former prime minister Margaret Thatcher in central London on April 17, 2013. The funeral of Margaret Thatcher took place on April 17, with Queen Elizabeth II leading mourners from around the world in bidding farewell to one of Britain's most influential and divisive prime ministers. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRK
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Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, with husband Denis Thatcher, waves to well-wishers outside Number 10 Downing Street following her election victory, on May 4, 1979 in London, England.
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British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher interviewed by French weekly news magazine 'L'Express' on January 22, 1988 in London, England.
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Former British Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher waves to the press at her home after leaving Cromwell Hospital on November 1, 2010 in London, England. Baroness Thatcher was admitted to hospital 12 days ago after contracting flu, she missed a party at Downing Street on October 14, 2010 to celebrate her 85th birthday because of her illness.
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In this composite image a comparison has been made between Margaret Thatcher (L) and Actress Meryl Streep. Oscar hype begins this week with the announcement of the nominations for the 69th annual Golden Globes and the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Luise Rainer became the first actress to receive an Academy Award for her role in the 1936 biopic 'The Great Ziegfeld,' playing stage performer Anna Held. Over half of the last ten Oscars for best actor or actress have been for performances in a biopic. The trend continues this year with the nominations for actors Michelle Williams, Meryl Streep, Viggo Mortensen, Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio for their roles in 'My Week With Marilyn.' 'The Iron Lady,' 'A Dangerous Method,' 'Moneyball' and 'J Edgar.' NEW YORK - OCTOBER 21: Actress Meryl Streep performs onstage at the Paul Newman's Hole in the Wall Camps at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center on October 21, 2010 in New York City.
Former British Prime Minister Baroness Margaret Thatcher spends an afternoon watching school children playing football in Battersea Park with her carer and housekeeper Kate (L) on March 8, 2012 in London, England.
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Former British Prime Minister Baroness Margaret Thatcher spends an afternoon watching school children playing football in Battersea Park with her carer and housekeeper Kate (C) on March 3, 2013 in London, England.