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The 1983 United Kingdom general election gave the Conservative Party under the leadership of Margaret Thatcher the most decisive election victory since that of Labour in 1945. Three future Leaders of the Labour Party were first elected as Members of Parliament at this election—two of them would later hold the office of Prime Minister.
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