Harry Styles is a member of the massive UK boyband called One Direction, who are tipped to become one of the biggest bands in the world. Consisting of Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Harry himself, the band came to prominence in the 2010 series of X Factor UK.

Initially audition as separate contestants, the band were put together by Simon Cowell, who thought they would stand a much better chance as a group. Simon was proved right as the impressive young band went on to finish 3rd in the competition.

2011 is a big year for 1D as they will be releasing the first single and album, and taking part in the X Factor finalists tour which has been hitting the UK scene since February.

Harry is known for his cute boyish looks and gorgeous curly hair – it seem’s that he’s quite often the favourite of 1D fans all over the world!

Harry Edward Styles was born on the 1st of Febuary, 1994 in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, England (making him 17 years old currently) and he went to school at Holmes Chapel High School in Crewe.

Before making his appearance on the 2010 UK X Factor, Harry was the lead singer for the band White Eskimo consisting of band members Haydn Morris (lead guitarist), Nick Clough (bass guitarist) and drummer Will Sweeney.

Want to send fanmail to Harry? Here’s the official One Direction fanmail address:

Modest Management
The Matrix Complex
91 Peterborough Rd
London
SW6 3BU