One Direction is a boy band that consists of five members. Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik and Liam Payne all make up the British side of the band while Niall Horan is from Ireland. The band was put together by Simon Cowell on the show, X Factor, in 2010. The boys have had many hardships to overcome but thankfully they have always come out stronger than before. Their fans are widely known as Directioners.