In Japan people literally work themselves to death so often that they have a term for it. Karoshi.
In 1988, a stripper named Cynthia Hess argued in court that her breast implants were a “work expense” and therefore tax deductible, and won.
The current head of the Korean imperial dynasty (and de facto Emperor of Korea) works as a general manager in a department store.
The U.S. is the most overworked country in the world.
In 1965 a U.S. Senate subcommittee predicted that by the year 2000 Americans would be working 20 hours a week and vacationing 7+ weeks a year.
The dutch Prime Minister has a job besides being an PM. He still teaches two hours of history a week at a high school.