Mark Thatcher was an grownup when he went lacking within the Sahara Desert, however that disappearance nonetheless set off a world search. Mark went lacking whereas driving a Peugeot 504 as a part of the Paris-Dakar rally. The rally took drivers from Paris to Dakar over a lot of legs, however Mark and his co-driver Anne-Charlotte Verney, in addition to their mechanic, drove off beam and appeared to have disappeared.
After it was introduced that Mark had disappeared, army teams have been organized to seek for him, and his father additionally flew to Dakar. He was discovered six days after he went lacking, 50 kilometers off beam. The search was a dramatic affair, however one which in the end induced some worldwide embarrassment for Mark’s mom, who was serving as Prime Minister on the time.