Louis Tomlinson

  • Birth Name: Louis Troy Austin
  • Birth Place: Doncaster, England
  • Profession: Performer
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Fast Facts

  • Raised by his mother's second husband, Mark Tomlinson.
  • Lifelong supporter of British soccer team Doncaster Rovers, working as waiter in the club's hospitality suite.
  • Began his career as an actor, with small roles in British dramas Fat Friends, If I Had You and BBC's Waterloo Road.
  • Was inspired to audition for The X Factor after performing in his school's production of Grease.
  • Came to fame after he and four other hopeful popstars were combined to create the group, One Direction, in the 2010 British edition of The X Factor, finishing third.
  • In 2013, he was signed by Doncaster Rovers as a professional on a non-contract basis.
  • A participant in multiple charity football games, including one for former Celtic soccer player, Stiliyan Petrov.


  • 2014, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Band: Winner
  • 2019, National Television Awards — TV Judge: Nominee


  • Daniel Deakin — Stepfather
  • Phoebe Tomlinson — Half Sister
  • Georgia Austin — Half Sister
  • Eleanor Calder — Ex-significant Other
  • Daisy Tomlinson — Half Sister
  • Félicité Grace Tomlinson — Half Sister
  • Danielle Campbell — Ex-significant Other
  • Briana Jungwirth — Ex-significant Other
  • Ernest Rupert Atholl Deakin — Half Brother
  • Freddie Reign Tomlinson — Son
  • Doris Poppet Deakin — Half Sister
  • Johannah Poulston — Mother
  • Troy Austin — Father
  • Charlotte Tomlinson — Half Sister

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