Terribly sad news this morning: Former U.K. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died following a stroke. She was 87 years old.

Unfortunately, this does not appear to be one of the Thatcher death hoaxes.

Twitter mourns.


Our thoughts and prayers are with Margaret Thatcher’s loved ones. We express our heartfelt condolences for their loss.

Twitchy will continue to monitor this sad story and update with further developments.

Update: Remembering the “Iron Lady” in her own words.