cult figure


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cult figure

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A UN former Secretary-General, Annan is a cult figure known to the entire world.
John Powney's passion for Northern Soul had made him a "cult figure".
The tough Bosnia defender is already becoming a cult figure among Arsenal fans because of his hardman reputation and is a throwback to the days of Patrick Vieira and Martin Keown.
Bodde was a cult figure in SA1 but his career in South Wales was blighted by serious injury, much to Tate's disappointment.
The cult figure, 70, who is worth [euro]5billion had planned to expand his studios on the land but the scheme fell flat after objections from his rich neighbours.
Moimoi, who won 12 caps for the Kiwis from 2007-11 and played for Tonga in the 2013 World Cup, was a cult figure for 11 years at Parramatta, where he made 201 appearances, and is set to become a crowd favourite at the Leigh Sports Village.
Spare is a cult figure today known in a few circles: this book separates fact from fiction and provides insights into Spare's art and psychology.
Sandercock has a difficult act to follow, with predecessor Justin Morgan held as a cult figure at the club after leading them from the National league into a top-flight force.
Sydney, Apr 19 ( ANI ): Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 77 people in a shooting and bombing rampage in Oslo in 2011, is becoming a cult figure, a lawyer has said.
His eccentric football match summaries have made him a cult figure on BBC Radio 5 Live.
The wild-haired Brazilian centre-half has become something of a cult figure at Stamford Bridge following his pounds 21m move from Benfica.
This self-funded solo directing debut by Japanese cult figure Shunichiro Mild ("Funky Forest: The First Contact") will leave just about everyone baffled, but doesn't lack for entertainment value.