Massive influence on the nation and on Europe and the World
#226 on People We Wish Were Still Alive
#142 on The Greatest Minds of All Timesee more on Winston Churchill
Transformed the UK with nationalisation, started an economic consensus that lasted for 30 years and created the British national health service.
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Started the re-privatisation process and reduced the influence of the trade unions.
#370 on People We Wish Were Still Alivesee more on Margaret Thatcher
Abolished capital punishment, founded the open university and numerous polytechnics, legalised homosexuality, kept Britain out of major conflicts despite huge pressure.
#33 on Famous People Named Haroldsee more on Harold Wilson
Won 3 elections and ended 17 years of Continuous conservative rule
#1152 on The Greatest Minds of All Time
#157 on Famous Bilderberg Group Members
#27 on The Best Political Nicknamessee more on Tony Blair
Presided over a relatively prosperous economic revival
#54 on Famous People Named Haroldsee more on Harold Macmillan
Took Britain into Europe
#53 on Famous People Named Eddiesee more on Edward Heath