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Tuesday, 5 September, 2000, 21:47 GMT 22:47 UK
Bowie 'most stylish man'
David Bowie at the Glastonbury festival 2000
David Bowie is known for reinventing his image
Rock star David Bowie was voted the most stylish man at GQ magazine's Men Of The Year Awards.

The pop legend - whose baby daughter was born last month - beat off stiff competition from James Bond star Pierce Brosnan and Oscar nominee Jude Law.

Bowie has recently been wearing trendy frock coats at concerts, together with long wavy hair reminiscent of his Hunky Dory period.

The event, at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, also saw Ali G star Sacha Baron Cohen take best comedian award.

GQ Readers voted Jamie Oliver TV personality of the year and Eddie Irvine most alluring man of the year.

Actress and model Elizabeth Hurley was honoured for "services to mankind", while Sir Paul McCartney took his latest lifetime achievement award.

The full list of winners is as follows:

Most Stylish man of the year: David Bowie

TV personality of the year: Jamie Oliver

Lifetime achievement award: Sir Paul McCartney

Designer of the year: Paul Smith

Comedian of the year: Sacha Baron Cohen (Ali G)

Services to mankind: Elizabeth Hurley

Band of the year: Travis

Actor of the year: Vinnie Jones

Solo artist of the year: Richard Ashcroft

Radio personality of the year: Chris Tarrant

International man of the year: Tom Ford

Politician of the year: Ken Livingstone

Sportsman of the year: Lennox Lewis

Entrepreneur of the year: Guy Ritchie and Matthew Vaughn

Most alluring man of the year: Eddie Irvine

Editor's special award: Johnny Vaughan

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