9. Jim Bunning

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As a pitcher in MLB for the Philadelphia Phillies and other teams, Jim enjoyed an illustrious career that included several no-hitters and the elusive perfect game. Following his career, he became a Republican gadfly in congress rom 1987 to 1999, and then in the senate from 1999 to 2011.

10. Imran Khan

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In the sport of cricket, it didn’t get much bigger than Imran Khan back in his heyday during the 70s and early 80s. A native Pakistani, Imran has become a politician who sticks like a thorn in the sides of the Pakistani government.