As humans we tend to have a lot of irrational fears, be it ghosts or small insects or anything. But things can turn out to be pretty serious when these fears go out of control and it turns out as phobias. People can hyperventilate, or even have a mental breakdown if they come face to face with it. The word phobia was established in the 1700s and has been used since. Here is a list of phobia that was are pretty weird.
The fear of the sun, sunlight or any bright object.
Fear of eating vegetables.
Fear of touch, a simple touch can cause severe anxiety or panic.
Fear of jokers, well this is a bit justified. They are a bit creepy, aren’t they?
Fear of new things.
Fear of cheese, seriously. I have a fear that I won’t have enough cheese.
The fear of bridges.
Fear of going up and down of an escalator or stairs or lift.