1. Harry was born on the 1st February 1994 – His star sign is Aquarius and he is the youngest member of One Direction.
2. He comes from the small village of Holmes Chapel in Cheshire, England.
3. His middle name is Edward.
4. His parents are Anne Cox and Des Styles.
5. Harry went to Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School.
6. He has an older sister called Gemma.
7. His first pet was a dog called Max.
8. Before he started singing he wanted to be a lawyer.
9. Before the X Factor he had a part time job in a bakery.
10. He used to be the lead singer in a band called White Eskimo.
X Factor and the Birth of One Direction
11. Harry auditioned for the X Factor with a cover of Stevie Wonder’s ‘Isn’t She Lovely’.
12. He auditioned to Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger in Manchester.
13. He got through to bootcamp with only two judges saying yes. Louis Walsh was the only judge to say no and received loud boos as a result.
14. At bootcamp, Harry sang ‘Stop Crying Your Heart Out’ by Oasis but unfortunately failed to reach the next stage of the show.
15. Guest judge Nicole Scherzinger then suggested that Harry, along with fellow rejected contestants Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Liam Payne should form a boyband and join the groups category at Judge’s Houses.
16. Harry came up with the name of One Direction for the group.
17. The first song One Direction ever sang together was ‘Torn’ by Natalie Imbruglia at the Judge’s Houses stage to their mentor Simon Cowell and his assistant Sinitta.
18. In the first week of the X Factor live shows, they sang ‘Viva La Vida’ by Coldplay, and ranked fourth out of sixteen contestants.
19. During the X Factor final One Direction sang ‘She’s the One’ with Robbie Williams. Unfortunately it wasn’t enough to take the X Factor crown as they came third behind runner up Rebecca Ferguson and winner Matt Cardle.
20. If One Direction had won the show their debut Winners single and possible Xmas No.1 would have been ‘Forever Young’. Instead Matt Cardle released a cover of Biffy Clyro’s ‘Many of Horror’ and renamed it ‘When We Collide’.
21. Harry had his first girlfriend at the age of 12 – a girl called Emilie.
22. Harry’s first proper girlfriend was Felicity Skinner, who he was with for a year when they were both fifteen.
23. During his time on the X Factor, Harry had a crush on judge Cheryl Cole.
23. He also fancied Xtra Factor presenter Caroline Flack who he ended up dating – even though she was around fifteen years older!
25. During his time on the X Factor he was rumoured to be getting it on with fellow contestant Cher Lloyd.
26. Amongst the many romantic links made, Harry was rumoured to be dating Inbetweeners star Emily Atack and TV presenter Alexa Chung.
27. Whilst on tour with Big Time Rush in the USA, Harry was spending a lot of time with singer Lily Halpern.
28. In 2012, Harry was snapped kissing model Emma Ostilly who appeared in the music video for One Direction’s song ‘Gotta Be You’.
29. Most recently Harry was dating Taylor Swift – and they became affectionately known as Haylor.
30. Then they broke up. And Taylor mocked his English accent during a performance at the Grammys.
31. Harry’s Twitter name is ‘@Harry_Styles’ – but, of course, you’ll know that already!
32. At present (12th Feb 2013) Harry has nearly 10,821,000 followers!
33. Harry has the most followers out of all the members of One Direction.
34. His profile header says “Hello I’m 1/5 of One Direction..And if you follow, thank you..I Love You .xx”
35. At present (12th Feb 2013) he follows 1427 people on Twitter.
Other celebrities who share Harry Styles birthday – 1st February:
36. Lisa Marie Presley – Daughter of Elvis and former wife of Michael Jackson
37. Darren Fletcher – Footballer for Manchester United
38. Dionne Bromfield – British singer
39. Elisabeth Sladen – Doctor Who actress
40. Terry Jones – Comedy actor and writer and member of Monty Python
41. Harry says that his earliest musical influence is Elvis Presley.
42. He is also a fan of The Beatles, of whom he said “They are absolute icons and an inspiration.”
43. Harry is a big fan of Coldplay and says that lead singer Chris Martin is an inspiration.
44. Other bands Harry likes are Foster the People and Kings of Leon.
45. Two of Styles’ favourite songs are ‘Free Falling’ by John Mayer and ‘Shine on You Crazy Diamond’ by Pink Floyd.
46. He once said that his ultimate tour bus anthem is ‘Lego House’ by Ed Sheeran.
47. Harry makes a brief appearance in the music video for Ed Sheeran’s ‘Drunk’.
48. Harry’s favourite album is ‘21’ by Adele.
49. The first concert Harry went to was Nickleback.
50. Harry once said that his favourite boy band is Take That.
51. TV Show – Family Guy
52. Films – Love Actually, Titanic, The Notebook and Fight Club
53. Colours – Blue and Orange
54. Shop – Selfridges
55. Video game – FIFA
56. Resteraunt – TGI Fridays
57. Way of relaxing – Massages
58. Aftershave – Blue by Chanel
59. Drink – Apple Juice
60. Food – Sweetcorn
And now.. 40 Random Facts That Don’t Really Fit In Any Other Categories!!!
61. Harry once had a hamster called hamster.
62. He has over 30 different tattoos across his body.
63. He has FOUR NIPPLES!!!
64. One of his biggest heroes is David Hasselhoff.
65. His favourite X Factor moment? Performing the charity single ‘Heroes’ originally by David Bowie.
66. Harry has Ophidiophobia – a fear of snakes.
67. One of his special skills – Juggling.
68. Another special skill – playing the Kazoo
69. Harry is a Manchester United fan.
70. Harry’s best friend – fellow 1D member Louis.
71. If Harry ever gets married he want Louis to be his best man.
72. He was voted the 18th hottest hunk of 2012 by Heat readers.
73. When he was 10, he was attacked by a goat.
74. His first autograph was for his best mate Louis (Tomlinson, not Walsh)
75. Offer Harry a coffee and he’ll probably say no – He prefers tea.
76. He doesn’t like beetroot – well, who does?!
77. He had his first kiss at the age of 11.
78. When he signs his name he only uses one ‘r’.
79. Harry hadn’t ever really played Pokemon – until the rest of the group introduced him to it.
80. He has a lucky green underwear.
81. Harry’s first word was ‘cat’.
82. He sleeps naked.
83. He used to be so nervous before performing that he would vomit.
84. On his 18th birthday, there were over 50 trending topics about him on Twitter.
85. If Harry could meet anyone, dead or alive, it would be David Beckham.
86. He would never date anyone older than his mum.
87. Harry has dropped his sunglasses down the toilet. Twice.
88. The most played song on Harry’s iPod is ‘Paradise’ by Coldplay.
89. He doesn’t like girls who swear or smoke.
90. Harry talks in his sleep. It’s an actual condition known as somniloquy.
91. Harry is well known for his curly hair, but between birth and the end of primary school it was straight.
92. He suffers from very bad hayfever.
93. Harry keeps fit by sometimes playing tennis or badminton in his spare time.
94. There are over 500 Harry Styles fan pages on Facebook.
95. He’s a bit of a mummy’s boy – he still phones his mum about five times a day!
96. When ‘Up All Night’ got to No.1 in America, Harry celebrated by buying a new mattress.
97. Harry likes to take food from other peoples plates.
98. When Harry eats a Twix, he makes sure he bites both of the fingers at the same to make sure neither of them get lonely.
99. Harry prefers curvy girls.
100. There are only 99 facts about Harry Styles.