Louis Tomlinson is a British singer, songwriter, and actor who was born in Doncaster, England, on December 24, 1991. He gained worldwide recognition as a member of the globally successful boy band, One Direction, which formed on the UK’s version of The X Factor in 2010. As a member of the band, Tomlinson released five albums and embarked on numerous world tours, achieving international stardom and earning a legion of devoted fans known as Directioners.
After the hiatus of One Direction in 2016, Tomlinson launched his solo career, releasing his debut single “Just Hold On” in collaboration with Steve Aoki 2016. He then released his debut solo album “Walls” in 2020, which featured his hit single “Kill My Mind” and showcased his growth as a songwriter and musician. Tomlinson’s music style is a mix of pop and rock, with a touch of indie sound.
Louis Tomlinson Acting and Philanthropy
Aside from his music career, Tomlinson has also dabbled in acting, with a cameo role in the British television series “Waterloo Road” and a small role in the film “If I Had You.” In 2013, he launched his own record label, Triple Strings Ltd, and signed X Factor finalist Jack Walton as his first artist. He has also been a judge on The X Factor and America’s Got Talent.
Tomlinson has been very open about his personal life, including his struggles with mental health after the loss of his mother in 2016, who died of leukemia. He has also been an advocate for numerous charities, including Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, Children in Need, and Comic Relief. He is also an ambassador for the UK-based Alzheimer’s Society and has been involved in several campaigns to raise awareness and funds for the organization.
Louis Tomlinson’s Dating History
Tomlinson’s dating history has been the subject of much speculation and discussion among his fans. His first known relationship was with Hannah Walker, whom he dated during his teenage years. The couple was together for a few years, but their relationship ended in 2011, just before One Direction’s rise to fame. Following his breakup with Walker, Tomlinson was linked with a number of women, including Eleanor Calder, who became his long-term girlfriend.
Louis Tomlinson has had a diverse and eventful dating history, having been linked with several notable women and even rumored to have been in a romantic relationship with his close friend Harry Styles.
Despite this, his relationship with Eleanor Calder has been particularly noteworthy and lasting, as they initially dated for four years, separated for a period of time, and then rekindled their romance in 2017, maintaining their relationship since then. Additionally, while Tomlinson’s relationship with Briana Jungwirth was never particularly serious, he has been a committed and devoted father to their son Freddie.