Thatcher


Thatcher

A thatcher is a person who thatches buildings, i.e. roofs them with reeds or straw.

Thatcher may also refer to:

People

* Margaret Thatcher, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1979-1990)
** Denis Thatcher, her husband
** Mark Thatcher, their son
** Carol Thatcher, their daughter

* W. Ross Thatcher, former Premier of Saskatchewan (1964-1971)
** Colin Thatcher, his son, former Saskatchewan cabinet minister convicted of killing his ex-wife

And alphabetically:
* America Iglesias Thatcher, Puerto-Rican labor activist
* Ben Thatcher, Welsh football (soccer) player
* David Thatcher, American soldier
* George Thatcher, American lawyer
* Heather Thatcher, English actress
* Henry K. Thatcher, American admiral
* James Thatcher, American horn player
* Les Thatcher, American wrestler
* Maurice Thatcher, U.S. Congressman
* Moses Thatcher, Mormon apostle
* Roland Thatcher, American golfer
* Samuel Thatcher, member of the United States House of Representatives from Maine
* Torin Thatcher, English actor
* Stanley Thatcher Blake, Australian botanist
* Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, American historian

Fictional characters

*"Jeremy Thatcher", see "Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher", American children's novel
*"Judge Thatcher", see List of characters in the Tom Sawyer series
*Justine Thatcher, a character in the BBC Scotland drama "Monarch of the Glen"
*Margaret Thatcher (Due South), character in the TV show "Due South"

Places

*United States
**Thatcher, Arizona
**Thatcher, Colorado
*South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
**Thatcher Peninsula

Comet

*C/1861 G1 (Thatcher)

hips

*USS Thatcher (DD-162)
*USS Thatcher (DD-514)

ee also

*Thatcher Orbitashi, American musician
*Thatcher Szalay, American football player
*Thatcher Baronets
*Thatcher effect
*"Thatcher Ferry Bridge", now called Bridge of the Americas, Panama
*Thatcher Ministry
*Thatcher On Acid
*Thatchergate
*Thatcherism
*Thatchers Cider


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  • Thatcher —   [ θætʃə], Margaret Hilda, Baroness (seit 1992) Thatcher of Kesteven [ əv kestɪvən], britische Politikerin, * Grantham 13. 10. 1925; Chemikerin und Rechtsanwältin; 1959 92 Abgeordneter der Konservativen im Unterhaus, 1970 74 Minister für… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • THATCHER (M.) — THATCHER MARGARET (1925 ) Fille d’une famille d’épiciers du Lincolnshire (son père fut un temps conseiller municipal de Grantham), Margaret Thatcher a été élevée dans le culte méthodiste et, grâce à des bourses, a pu mener des études qui, en 1947 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Thatcher — Thatcher, AZ U.S. town in Arizona Population (2000): 4022 Housing Units (2000): 1427 Land area (2000): 4.374706 sq. miles (11.330435 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.374706 sq. miles (11.330435… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Thatcher, AZ — U.S. town in Arizona Population (2000): 4022 Housing Units (2000): 1427 Land area (2000): 4.374706 sq. miles (11.330435 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.374706 sq. miles (11.330435 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Thatcher — [thach΄ər] Margaret (Hilda) Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven (born Margaret Hilda Roberts) 1925 ; Brit. politician: prime minister (1979 90) …   English World dictionary

  • Thatcher — Thatch er, n. One who thatches. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thatcher — Thatcher, Margaret Hilda …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Thatcher — (Margaret) (née en 1925) femme politique britannique, Premier ministre (conservateur) de 1979 à sa démission en 1990. Sa détermination dans la guerre des Malouines (1982) lui valut d être réélue. Elle entreprit une politique de dénationalisation …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Thatcher — Le nom désigne en anglais celui qui couvrait les toits de chaume (thatch = chaume) …   Noms de famille

  • thatcher — late 13c., as a surname; agent noun from THATCH (Cf. thatch) …   Etymology dictionary


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