I slipped minor figures from early books into later ones.
The exhibition casts a few minor figures in bit parts.
I felt like a minor figure in a major tragedy.
In 1968, 114 went to trial, though only ten minor figures would be convicted of anything.
Whether music history will dismiss him as a minor figure who got lucky in the 1950's remains to be seen.
These men were all important, but we are also introduced to a multitude of minor figures.
Many of Kennedy's older relatives were minor figures in the machine.
He would have been a minor figure in Australia's political history but for the events that followed his sudden death.
Today Newton appears to have been a very minor figure.
Those who think Popper a relatively minor figure are likely to take a different view.