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7 Interesting Facts about Phoenix Bird
1. Even in present times, a person who makes a comeback after undergoing a great trauma or a great defeat is called a ‘phoenix’.
2. The phoenix was a popular bird; there is a mention of the phoenix even in the Persian, Roman and Chinese mythologies.
3. Some people say that each phoenix lived for 97,200 years!
4. According to some accounts, the phoenix could also change itself into human beings.
5. People believed that the phoenix had spirit of fire.
6. You also saw this bird in the Harry Potter movie ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’. The phoenix shown in the Harry Potter series was called ‘Fawkes’ and it was a pet and protector of Albus Dumbledore. This bird was also shown in the movie ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’.
7. Owing to the phoenix’s mysterious ability to be reborn, this bird is a very popular symbol used on flags. The cities of Atlanta, Georgia, and San Francisco, California, have a symbol of the phoenix rising from the ashes depicted on their flags.