5. Yulia Tymoshenko
Yulia was the first woman appointed Prime Minister of Ukraine, which has 19 seats in parliament. She was the first woman appointed Prime Minister of Ukraine, serving two stints. She has placed as high as third in Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s most powerful women. Unfortunately she did not win reelection in 2014 with only 12.81% of the votes.
4. Sarah Palin
The 2008 Vice Presidential nominee is a former beauty pageant winner. The youngest person and first woman to be elected Governor of Alaska until she resigned in July of 2009. She is no longer in office, but she can afford to live like a queen in Alaska.
3. Yuri Fujikawa
She has been repeatedly voted as the world’s most attractive politician by multiple publications. The once Hachinohe city councilwoman was once involved in a sex scandal with a married politician. She put out a book of photos and accompanying video that proved she was a sexy politician and had some Japanese claiming she is too sexy for politics. “Too sexy for politics”- we’re not sure if that’s possible, but it’s a catchy phrase.
2. Vera Lischka
Vera Lischka is the former European swimming champion in the 50-meter breaststroke. She is now an acting member of the Upper Austrian parliament of Austria.