Also, the prize money for men and women's singles is distributed equally.
He called it the American Football League. It only lasted one season, but gotta have some balls to create your own tournament.
As if twice wouldn't be enough already, Frank "Cannonball" Richards not only used to do this, but also allow people to punch him, jump on his belly or hit him with a sledgehammer.
He was born in Indiana in 1933.
He was also a professional football player. All of this during the 1920s and 1930s. Oh, he was also a politician who won a seat in the House of Commons.
Of course, hes a fictional player invented by Private Eye, a satirical British magazine.
Mastering one sport is difficult enough. Well Mildred Ella "Babe" Didrikson Zaharias is considered one of the greatest female athletes of all times for a reason. She won 2 Olympic Medals in track and field, before winning 10 LPGA Major championships. What a woman!