In photos: British Prime Minister Theresa May
Updated 1907 GMT (0307 HKT) May 24, 2019
May has faced a deep political crisis over her plan for Britain to exit the European Union. She finally bowed to pressure over her failure to deliver on Brexit and announced her resignation on May 24. May said she would quit as leader of the Conservative Party on June 7 but would stay on as Prime Minister until a successor is chosen.
See more photos of her through the years.