Top Ten Famous People Having Weirdest Phobias

We have identified hundreds of phobias until today. We have heard of the strangest kind of phobias. Some that can even make you laugh out loud. Fear of oneself, fear of fear itself, fear of another phobia. Strange isn't it? You may not have heard of it but some of our celebs and popular people have phobias too! And you may not have known some or even all of them. Some of them suffer from the strangest of phobias. And realistically thinking, there isn't any reason to be afraid of stuff like chewing gums, eggs, cats or ferns! I have tried to give out the most in this list. Enjoy and vote your choice!

The Top Ten Famous People Having Weirdest Phobias

1 Woody Allen - Fear of Everything Heywood "Woody" Allen is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, playwright and musician, whose career spans more than six decades.

Being afraid of everything must sound like hell

Is he afraid of life

Panphobia ehhh! Everything is vicious! - Kevinsidis

2 Adele - Fear of Seagulls

(Posted by a person who's had bad things happened to them involving a seagull) Understandable...

3 Barbra Streisand - Fear of Public Speaking Barbara Joan Streisand, known professionally as Barbra Streisand, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker.

Same here. I get panicky whenever I have to speak in front of a huge audience.

By the way, isn’t Social Anxiety common? - KingSlayer93316

I have social anxiety, so I understand this a lot. I even go through extreme stress when talking to someone else. Even one person. I find it weird how most people can stand both of these things. - LemonComputer

Not that weird :P Many people are nervous when speaking in public. - Goku02

4 Benjamin Burnley - Fear of Riding in Cars Benjamin Jackson Burnley IV is an American musician, composer, and producer, best known as the founder and frontman of the American rock band Breaking Benjamin.

I have a fear of riding in any transport but I don't have a phobia over it... EXCEPT THEM DAMN PLANES! - LemonComputer

He's also afraid of planes when is kind of weird.

5 Christina Ricci - Fear of Plants, Fear of Swimming Pools, Fear of Sharks

Fear of sharks is understandable, though facts say that it makes no sense. - LemonComputer

6 Emma Roberts - Fear of Flying on a Plane Emma Rose Roberts is an American actress and singer. After small roles in films such as Blow, she rose to prominence with her role as Addie Singer in the Nickelodeon television series Unfabulous, for which she was nominated for a Teen Choice Award and six Young Artist Awards.

I have this phobia. I am not afraid of heights, but I cannot trust a metal tube that goes high in the air. It might crash! - IceBearRules

Understandable to me.. - LemonComputer

I used to have this phobia

I fear boats not planes - xXIMABEASTXx

7 Oprah Winfrey - Fear of Chewing Gums Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.

She also has a fear of not getting into other people's business.

Doesn't she also have a fear of balloons? - LemonComputer

This is ridiculous

SERIOUSLY - venomouskillingmachine

8 Nicole Kidman - Fear of Butterflies Nicole Mary Kidman is an Australian-American actress and film producer. Kidman's breakthrough roles were in the 1989 feature film thriller Dead Calm and television thriller miniseries Bangkok Hilton.

My brother has a fear of literally ever single bug... Including butterflies. - LemonComputer

Looks like butterflies are deadly wasps now (according to Kidman)

Butterflys and moths are actually pretty creepy - PugsfromMoon

9 Jim Parsons - Fear of Birds James Joseph "Jim" Parsons is an American actor. He is known for playing Sheldon Cooper in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory.

He must have seen Alfred Hitchcocks The Birds one too many times

I have a fear of free-wandering birds. It's a fear of being pecked really. - LemonComputer

Remember that episode from the big bang theory

10 Natalie Wood - Fear of Water Natalie Wood, born Natalie Zacharenko (July 20, 1938 – November 28 or 29, 1981) was an American film and television actress. She is best known for her role opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and as Maria in West Side Story. But the American icon remains infamously known for the circumstances more.

That's ironic because her death resulted from drowning. - Kevinsidis

How did she shower or bathe? - AutumnRobbins

Yet she died of drowning - 445956

Strange… she's like Sonic.

My auntie's called Natalie Wood.

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11 Pamela Anderson - Fear of Mirrors Pamela Denise Anderson is a Canadian-American actress. In addition to her acting career, she is also a model, producer, author, activist and a former showgirl, known for her roles on the television series Home Improvement, Baywatch and V.I.P..

I just think that it's a gateway to another dimension, a horrible dimension, and your reflection is blocking you out because he doesn't want you to see the horrible things the world has come to... Then I started thinking, what if we are on the wrong side of the mirror...? - SansTheComic

It's easy to see why she'd be afraid of mirrors. She's made a freak of herself.

So she’s scared of looking at her own sexy face

12 Alfred Hitchcock - Fear of Eggs Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, was an English-American film director and producer, at times referred to as "The Master of Suspense".

Weirdest ever - venomouskillingmachine

13 Justin Timberlake - Fear of Spiders, Snakes and other Crawlers Justin Randall Timberlake is an American singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, and record producer. Born and raised in Tennessee, he appeared on the television shows Star Search and The All-New Mickey Mouse Club as a child.

Spiders and Snakes make sense... I'm scared of those creatures to...

Absolutely understandable. - Goku02

I have this phobia REALLY BAD - venomouskillingmachine

14 Nikola Tesla - Fear of Germs and Jewellery Nikola Tesla was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current electricity supply system, X rays, Radio, Remote Control, Laser, and Electric motors. Tesla developed and used more.

Yeah I know this... - Ananya

15 Johnny Depp - Fear of Clowns John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II is an American actor, producer, and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor. His role in a movie is often rather big. His character is often on the "loopy side" and his character being in a darker state of mind, etc.

Clowns CAN be really scary. The Joker is also a clown isn't he? He looks creepy X( - Goku02

He is the Mad Hatter!

Johnny drop stars in some of the most famous horror films such as the babadook,Friday the 13th and lots of others but afraid of clowns is kinda weird seeing as he plays as loads of creepy things

I’m not really scared of clowns. I just feel awkward and or creeped out when around one. - Spicygarlic

16 Keanu Reeves - Fear of Darkness Keanu Charles Reeves (born September 2, 1964) is a Canadian actor, director, producer, and musician. He gained fame for his starring role performances in several blockbuster films, including comedies from the Bill and Ted franchise.

Who wouldn't be scared of the dark? You can't see what's happening? It's human instinct to be scared of the dark, or at least wary! - LemonComputer

I have that fear I sleep with a night light but it doesn't help unless I have my light on - AutumnRobbins

17 Madonna - Fear of Thunder and Lightning Madonna Louise Ciccone, known professionally as Madonna, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She influenced a lot of singers such as: Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Beyonce Knowles and Britney Spears. She is known as Queen of Pop and at modern pop culture specifically more.

I have a fear of lightning but not thunder. - LemonComputer

This is somewhat relatable. I used to have this fear. - Persephone_Hell666

I have a fear of lightning not thunder. - DerpaHerpaMerpa

Awww why? I love thunder and lightning, especially lightning. It looks marvellous! - Goku02

18 David Beckham - Fear of Disorders David Robert Joseph Beckham is an English retired professional footballer. He played for Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, LA Galaxy, Paris Saint-Germain and the England national team, for which he held the appearance record for an outfield player until 2016.

Kinda makes sense. - LemonComputer

I kinda am - venomouskillingmachine

I thought he was afraid of birds? - Puga

19 Timothy Leary - Fear of Getting a Haircut

This list is hilarious - Goku02

When he was on LSD or when he wasn't on LSD?

I'm dead how the hell did this happen? - AutumnRobbins

20 Kelly Osbourne - Fear of Being Touched Kelly Lee Osbourne is a British singer-songwriter, actress, television presenter and fashion designer.

While I don't have a fear of this myself, I find it annoying. - LemonComputer

Poor her :( Life must be tough to her - Goku02

21 Napoleon Bonaparte - Fear of Cats Napoléon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution and led several successful campaigns during the Revolutionary Wars.

Wait a minute, one of the best French military generals was afraid of cats? They could of just showed him a cat and the Seven Years War would of never happened - KingSlayer93316

This guy was a very brave guy. He didn't fear soldiers and cannons but he feared cats. seems interesting. - zxm

22 Megan Fox - Fear of Bacteria, Fear of Darkness, Fear of Paper, Fear of Still Photos Megan Denise Fox is an American actress and model. She began her acting career in 2001, with several minor television and film roles, and played a regular role on the Hope & Faith television sitcom.

Fear of darkness and bacteria isn't weird. Bacteria cause some weird to happen to you. In the dark, you can't see where anything is. - LemonComputer

Fear of Darkness is not weird, but of still photos? LOL - Goku02

Ron Weasley has a fear of still photos - xXIMABEASTXx

23 Carmen Electra - Fear of Being Near Water Tara Leigh Patrick, better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, and dancer.

We both have the name Carmen. c: - LemonComputer

24 Matthew McConaughey - Fear of Revolving Doors Matthew David McConaughey is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his breakout role in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused, and went on to appear in films such as the slasher Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation, the legal thriller A Time to Kill, Steven Spielberg's more.
25 Marilyn Monroe - Fear of Public Speaking Marilyn Monroe, born Norma Jeane Mortenson Baker (June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress, singer and model. Decades after her unexpected death, she has remained one of Hollywood's greatest sex symbols with her eye-catching style, champagne blond hair, and breathless manner of speaking. more.
26 Hans Christian Andersen - Fear of Being Burried Alive Hans Christian Andersen, often referred to in Scandinavia as H. C. Andersen (2 April 1805 – 4 August 1875), was a Danish author. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for his fairy tales. Andersen's popularity is not limited to children: his more.

It is weird in a way.. What are the chances of that happening, exactly? - LemonComputer

It's not weird O_O Is anyone NOT afraid of being buried alive? - Goku02

It is weird in a way.. What are the chances of that happening, exactly? - LemonComputer

27 Liam Payne - Fear of Spoons

I remember how I've watched his interview about his fears.

28 Rihanna - Fear of Fish Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian-American pop singer. Born in Saint Michael and raised in Bridgetown, she first entered the music industry by recording demo tapes under the direction of record producer Evan Rogers in 2003. She ultimately signed a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning more.

I have literally the same thing, it's so scary, today I saw a photo of fish during a lesson and I jumped and threw the phone away shaking.

Three words for you Rihanna.

Fish. - DerpaHerpaMerpa

29 Scarlett Johansson - Fear of Birds Scarlett Johansson (born November 22, 1984) is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North. more.

I'm not afraid of birds, but I can see why some people find them scary.

30 Robert Pattinson - Fear of Horses Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson is an English actor, producer, model, and musician. He started his film career by playing Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, a 2005 fantasy film.
31 Frederic Chopin - Fear of Being Buried Alive
32 Billy Bob Thornton - Fear of Antique Furniture
33 Undertaker - Fear of Cucumbers Mark William Calaway (born March 24, 1965), better known by his ring name The Undertaker, is an American semi-retired professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, where he has worked since 1990, making him the company's longest tenured in-ring performer . Calaway began his wrestling career with World more.

He's not afraid of satan, hell, or death

But he's afraid of cucumbers, I don't know what else to say - venomouskillingmachine

And just when I thought only cats were scared of cucumbers... - KingSlayer93316

I know this one. I don't know why. - Persephone_Hell666

Like a cat. - LemonComputer

34 Britney Spears - Fear of Reptiles Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer and actress who was born in McComb, Mississippi, and grew up in Kentwood, Louisiana. She performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows like "The Mickey Mouse Club" as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997 more.

But she danced with a snake on her! What? - Persephone_Hell666

35 Sir Lawrence Olivier - Fear of Public Speaking
36 Michael Jordan - Fear of Oceans Michael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American retired professional basketball player.

Makes sense, seeing as how there's so many things waiting to kill in there. - LemonComputer

Oceans are dangerous... - Goku02

37 Taylor Lautner - Fear of Sharks

Yeah I know when he was 13 he played Sharkboy but that was just fictional and the movie was made up by kids.

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