Early LifeEditHarry Styles was born in Redditch, Worcestershire. He is the son of Anne Cox (née Selley) and Desmond "Des" Styles. Many of his ancestors were farm labourers in Norfolk. Styles was raised in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, after his parents moved there along with his older sister, Gemma, when he was a child. He attended Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School. Styles's parents divorced when he was seven and his mother later remarried his current step-father Robin Twist. As a sixteen-year-old he worked part-time at the W. Mandeville Bakery in Holmes Chapel.
- During 2010, Harry dated Felicity Skinner. They separated after having a long distance relationship.
- He dated Caroline Flack in 2011. This caused controversy seeing as Styles was 17 at the time and Flack was 32.
- Styles dated American singer Taylor Swift from November 2012 till January 2013. Swift's fifth album 1989 features two songs confirmed to be about Harry: "Style" and "Out Of The Woods".
- He was rumoured to be dating model Kendall Jenner during 2013. He has been spotted numerous of times with Jenner during 2014 and 2015. Harry also attended her 21st birthday party in November of 2016.