Author Roald Dahl (September 13, 1916 – November 23, 1990) was a budgie breeder and had hundreds of homing budgies. The Roald Dahl museum has an interactive exhibit featuring budgies (designed by Richard Sullivan).
Dina takes in animals with special needs – among them a budgie with no beak. Here’s a clip from Dina’s House for F—d Up Pets.
Former World’s Strongest Man, Highland Games Champion, and Olympian (shot put).
He also breeds and shows budgies. You can read more here.