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Ornithophobia is a type of specific phobia, an abnormal, irrational fear of birds.
Alektorophobia - The fear of chickens and other fowls such as roosters.
- Ingmar Bergman, Swedish film director.
- Scarlett Johansson, American actress.
- Niall Horan, Irish singer.
- Lucille Ball, American actress. On the day her father died, a bird had become trapped in the house, and since that time she suffered from the phobia until her death.
- Brian Dale, notably also has a very severe case of Ornithophobia for reasons which he prefers to keep to himself.
- Vermilye, J. (2002), Ingmar Bergman: His Life and Films, McFarland & Co., p.32, ISBN 97-80786411603
- "Top 10 Strange Celebrity Phobias - People - Stylist Magazine". Stylist. Retrieved 27 September 2014.
- "One Direction's Niall Horan Reveals His Fear Of Birds (The Feathered Kind)".
- Kanfer, S. (2003), Ball of Fire: The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball, New York: Alfred A. Knopf. ISBN 0-375-41315-4
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