7 Curiosities of Niall Horan
1. He was born on September 13, 1993 in the Irish city of Mullingar and his full name is Niall James Horan.
2. His parents separated when the young man was five years old and for that reason both he and his brother were forced to live during temporary seasons at their home until, finally, the two brothers made the decision to stay permanently to live with His father, Bobby Horan.
3. He began his school career at the St Kenny National School until he later enrolled in a center for boys called Coláiste Catholic School to pursue the years corresponding to secondary education.
4. He began playing the guitar at a very early age after his parents gave it to him during a Christmas, something he has described as "the best gift".
5. In 2010 he made his first television appearance in a contest called Academy 2.
6. However, a few months later he introduced himself to the talent that would launch him to fame, The X Factor. There the singer Nicole Scherzinger proposed that she join the group that already formed Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson under the name of One Direction.
7. Although they were in the third position of their edition, the group managed to sign a contract with a production company thanks to the successful Simon Cowell assumed the role of godfather.