"The story is that she became tired of waiting for him to make up his mind until, in 1950, she wrote to him to say she had met an RAF officer and was going to marry him."Dame Moura was a concert pianist. Years later she told the TV interviewer Michael Cockerell that the most intimate thing Heath had ever done was "put his arm around my shoulder".During Heath's premiership, says the Mail, a Tory grandee, Sir Tufton Beamish, told her: "Moura, Ted must get married. Homosexuality became legal in England and Wales only in 1967 – and then only between two men aged over 21 – and so it is very possible Heath suppressed his homosexuality for the sake of attaining public offices.A gay couple – Jeremy Norman and Derek Frost – who visited Heath at his 14th-century home in Salisbury shortly before his death in 2005, were surprised to be greeted at the door by a young, educated Oriental man, Geoffrey Levy writes for the Daily Mail.The young man was "comfortably close enough to the rather enfeebled Heath" to join in the conversation "as a friend" – leaving Norman under no illusion that he was a "secret boyfriend".Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal, his older sister, appeared with him in the film Donnie Darko.Gyllenhaal's father, who was raised as a Swedenborgian, is of Swedish and English descent, and is a descendant of the Swedish noble Gyllenhaal family.As for his sexuality, rumours swirled around him "like a mist of innuendo", as the Daily Telegraph recalls.Yes, he was "prickly" with women – and absolutely loathed Margaret Thatcher, who stole the party leadership from him in 1975 – and many suspected he was homosexual.
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He led the Tories to victory over Labour in the 1970 election.
Ted Heath's Government never had it easy: it was blighted by the Troubles in Northern Ireland and two miners' strikes, the second of which caused Heath to introduce the infamous Three Day Week, to conserve energy.
In 2005, Gyllenhaal portrayed Anthony "Swoff" Swofford in Jarhead, Harold Dobbs in Proof, and Jack Twist in Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain.
For his performance in Brokeback Mountain, he received critical acclaim and won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, and the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.