Born on January 12, 1993, Zayn Malik is a British singer best known for being member of the boyband One Direction. He first earned recognition after appearing on the reality television competition The X Factor during 2010. Zayn entered in the competition as a solo artist and was eliminated before the final round but surprisingly, the show judges Simon Cowell and Nicole Scherzinger decided to bring him back along with four other artists as a group called One Direction. Even though the band finished at third place in the competition, One Direction was signed by Simon Cowell’s record label under which the band released their debut album Up All Night in November 2011 which garnered huge commercial success worldwide.
After gaining worldwide fame, Zayn Malik continued to work as the member of Once Direction before finally departing the group in March 2015 in order to relax and spend time as a normal 22-year old. When it comes to the personal life for the singer, Zayn Malik dated Rebecca Ferguson for some time after entering the spotlight and now has been engaged to singer Perrie Edwards.
Zayn Malik Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Zain Javadd Malik
- Nicknames: Zayn, Bradford Bad Boy
- Date of Birth: January 12, 1993
- Occupation: Singer
- Birthplace: East Bowling, Bradford, England, UK
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Eye Color: Light Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Zayn Malik Family Details:
- Father: Yaser Malik
- Mother: Trisha Malik
- Siblings: Safaa Malik, Doniya Malik, Waliyha Malik
- Partner: Perrie Edwards
Zayn Malik Career Highlights:
- Debut Album: Up All Night
- First Film: One Direction: This Is Us
- First TV Show: The X Factor
Zayn Malik Body Measurements:
- Height: 5′ 7″ (1.70 m)
- Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
- Shoe Size: 9
Zayn Malik Interesting Facts:
- As a child, Zayn used to eat paper.
- The singer had his first kiss at the age of 9.
- Zayn Malik became addicted to smoking cigarettes during his teenage.