Bio: Johannah Deakin (born in England on March 25, 1973) is the the mother of famous singer Louis Tomlinson. Little is known about Johannah’s early years, but she has been married at least three times and has seven children. On Dec. 9, 2016, Johannah Poulston passed away after losing her battle to leukaemia.
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Johannah is best known for being the mother to One Direction‘s Louis Tomlinson. She was also a vocal person on social media.
Johannah had been married three times. She married her first husband Troy Austin in 1991, later giving birth to Louis. After she parted ways from Troy when Louis was two years old, she married Mark Tomlinson. With him, she had four children, all of them girls. In March 2013, Johannah got engaged to Dan Deakin. She gave birth to fraternal twins one year later in 2014. The couple got married in July of 2014.
Louis Tomlinson’s mom, Johannah Deakin, loved the One Direction fandom so much. Her husband, Dan Deakin, tweeted a heartbreaking message to the 1D fans that she asked him to send after her tragic death. In the message, Johannah thanked Directioners for changing her life. Click to see the full message.
So heartbreaking! Louis Tomlinson has taken to his social media to give yet another thank you to his fans for their ‘incredible support’ following his mother’s tragic passing. Keep reading for his moving message.
Louis Tomlinson took to the stage on ‘X Factor’ with Steve Aoki on December 10 to perform a song in honor of his late mother Johannah Deakin, ‘Just Hold On’, and he totally blew us away! She would be so proud! See the heartfelt tribute here!
This is so sad. Following the tragic passing of his beloved mom, Johanna Deakin, Louis Tomlinson tweeted an emotional first message to fans and friends, thanking them for their ‘incredible’ support. Click through to read what Louis wrote on Twitter.
While things haven’t always been positive in the past between Briana Jungwirth and Louis Tomlinson, she put aside their problems to express her sadness following the death of Louis’ mom and her son’s grandma, Johannah Deakin. See her sweet tribute.
This is devastating. After Louis Tomlinson’s One Direction mates reached out to him after his mother, Johannah Deakin’s tragic death, Simon Cowell shared his condolences, Dec. 9. See his ‘heartbroken’ message here.
So sad. In the wake of Louis Tomlinson’s mother’s tragic death on Dec. 7, his former One Direction buddies are speaking out in support of the singer. Niall Horan released an emotional statement on Twitter today, Dec. 9, and our hearts are breaking. Click to see what he said.