Heartthrob Harry Styles blessed our screens in 2011 when he auditioned for The X Factor and quickly became our favorite One Direction boy with his bouncy curls, luscious looks, and killer vocals. Little did you know that this mega-star has many more hidden talents and more great sides to his personality. From his generosity to his down-to-earth character, Harry never fails to impress the nation.
To fall in love with the pop idol just a little bit more – continue reading to find out 10 super-fun Harry Styles facts
1. He Once Wanted to Be a Lifeguard
Singing wasn’t always in the pipeline for Harry Styles. Before auditioning for the popular singing competition, The X Factor, the famous singer applied to be a lifeguard. Sadly, Harry didn’t make the cut, so he pursued his dreams of becoming a pop star, instead.
2. Harry’s a Mommy’s Boy
You’d think that he’d be too busy to catch up with his mom every single day, but this superstar calls his mom up to five times a day. He was also the most nervous he’d ever been when giving a speech at his mom’s wedding, proving just how much she means to him.
3. He Drove Around L.A Handing Pizza to the Homeless
Harry literally has a heart of gold. He once spent £3,000 on pizza and drove around the streets of L.A delivering it to the homeless on his only day off. What a thoughtful way of giving back to the world!
4. Harry Drinks Coffee With Butter
If you haven’t already heard of the bullet diet, let us introduce you to it; It’s a health trick that many professionals follow which involves adding healthy fat (butter) into your morning coffee, apparently giving you added fuel for the entire day. With such a busy schedule, it’s a diet that Harry closely follows.
5. He’s a Pro at Baking Pizza
If you didn’t think that Harry could get ANY better, think again! The nation’s sweetheart is also an expert at baking pizza. As he worked in a bakery for a while, he’s got the dough down to a T!
6. Harry Was in a Band Before The X Factor
Harry Styles was in a rock/indie band called The White Eskimos before he joined The X Factor and got thrown into One Direction. The White Eskimos won a contest together, giving Harry the boost he needed to perform on national TV.
7. He’s Scared of Snakes
Harry isn’t afraid of much – but snakes are definitely on the top of that list. We don’t blame him, to be honest! Who wants a slithering snake around them?!
8. Harry Loves a Good Rom-Com
Another fact about Harry that’ll make you adore him even more! One of the super-cool artist’s favorite things is a good romantic comedy. We would happily cozy up to the 1D lad and watch Love Actually together…
9. His First Big Purchase Was a Mattress
Here’s some trivia you certainly didn’t know about Hazza! While most popstars splash out on Range Rovers and Rolex watches, Harry actually invested in a brand new mattress when the 1D song, Up All Night came second in the charts. What a humble guy!
10. His Name Was Already Taken When He Joined Instagram
In a ploy to get his name as an account on the popular social media platform, Harry put his tag as @GiveMeMyNamePlease. Clearly, the plan worked and the Instagram account owner handed over his account name so Harry could use it.
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