One Direction are a British/Irish boy-band who rose to fame after finishing in third place on the seventh season of The X Factor UK. Skyrocketing to stardom, 1D took the world by storm. Building a mega fanbase all over the world. They formed in 2010 and were releasing music and doing tours until December 2015 when they decided to take an 18-month hiatus.
They are considered as friends with 5 Seconds of Summer.
The Directioner Fandom is still very much alive, and is waiting on their return