Harry Edward Styles was born on February 1, 1994 in Redditch, Worcestershire, England. He is an English singer-songwriter and an actor who came to the limelight after competing in a music talent show called "X Factor." Although he was eliminated from the show, Simon Cowell brought him back to join a boy-band known as "One Direction." At the end of the show, the band came third and got a record deal with Syco. In early 2016, the boy-band went on an indefinite separation.