Top 10 Facts About Margaret Thatcher

Her Father Was a Prime Influence

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At several points throughout her life, Margaret Thatcher attributed her father as being a main influence and rock with regards to her political career. Serving a short term as mayor of Lady Thatcher’s hometown of Grantham, Lincolnshire, her father Alfred was said to have been extremely encouraging towards his two daughters. Emphasising the need for a proper education, as well as the importance of forming one’s own opinion and sticking to them no matter what, an-afternoons YouTube research on the Iron Lady proves how much of an effect Alfred may have had on forming his daughters rather strong character.