From June 1947 until February 1989 Doreen Curry
Lightning doesn't strike twice in the same spot - so the saying goes.
Margaret Thatcher was not Britain's first female MP, only its most famous. In 1919, Nancy Astor became the first woman in the House of Commons. Like Maggie, she was not a typical feminist.
"Behind every good man is a good woman" is a common saying, but when it comes to literature, the relationship between spouses is even more complex.