Strangest Phobias Known to Man

15. Fear of Human-Like Figures (Automatonophobia) 

Well, when you show us a photo like that, no wonder someone is scared!

In all seriousness, this is a legitimate fear of wax figures, humanoid robots, audio-animatronics, or other figures designed to represent humans. Those things can look pretty creepy. According to Very Well Mind, it only rarely becomes a full-blown phobia, “but it is relatively common to experience hesitation or nervousness when confronting these figures.”