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    15 Photos Of Margaret Thatcher As A Young Woman

    Pictures of the former Prime Minister, from her youth.

    1. 1945

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    Born Margaret Hilda Roberts in 1925, pictured aged 20, with her parents and sister Muriel (left).

    2. 1950

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    Aged 24. While campaigning as the youngest and only female candidate for the Tory seat in Dartford, Kent, Margaret Roberts worked as a research chemist.

    3. 1950

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    Aged 24. Margaret Roberts consults a parliamentary refence book with a colleague during her time campaigning.

    4. 1950

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    Aged 25. Planning her election campaign for Dartford, Kent.

    5. 1950

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    Aged 25. Meeting potential constituents.

    6. 1950

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    Aged 25. Wiping dishes.

    7. 1950

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    Aged 25. Accompanying four voters on the piano at the Bull Inn, Dartford.

    8. 1950

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    Aged 25. Attending a garden party at Buckingham Palace.

    9. 1950

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    Aged 25. Shopping in Dartford, Kent.

    10. 1951

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    Aged 26. At Tory HQ while campaigning for the Dartford, Kent seat.

    11. 1951

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    Aged 26. Pictured during a canvassing tour for the Dartford, Kent seat the following year .

    12. 1951

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    Aged 26. Pictured with her fiance Denis Thatcher (1915 - 2003).

    13. 1951

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    Aged 26. Pictured with fiance Denis Thatcher.

    14. 1951

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    Aged 26. On her wedding day to Denis Thatcher. Wearing a royal blue velvet dress, and a hat was trimmed with ostrich feathers.

    15. 1959

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    Aged 34. Pictured outside the House of Commons, taking her seat as the Member of Parliament for Finchley.

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