Félicité Tomlinson, one of the sisters of English singer, Louis Tomlinson –from One Direction –has died.
27-year-old Louis is said to have cancelled his appearance on Comic Relief following the death of his sister. According to reports, Felicite was found unresponsive in her flat after suffering a heart attack. She was 18-years-old.
Felicite and Louis had lost their mother Johannah in 2016, after a brief battle with leukemia. Earlier this month, Louis released a single, Two of Us, paying tribute to her.
Louis William Tomlinson was born to parents, Troy Austin and Johannah Poulston –on December 24, 1991. His parents split when he was a toddler.
His mother re-married and he took his stepfather Mark Tomlinson’s name. From his mother’s second marriage he gained four-half sisters, Charlotte, Félicité, and identical twins Daisy and Phoebe. Louis has another half-sister, Georgia, from his father’s second marriage.
Felicite who was known by close friends and family as Fizzy, was born August 16, 2000; the Doncaster, England native was extremely popular on Instagram with over 1.4 million followers on her felicitegrace account. She is survived by six siblings and her father.
The Instagram influencer has been described by a source close to the family as a positive, happy person “She was a loveable, caring, bright, passionate, popular and beautiful young lady.”
Felicite had shown interest in the fashion world and has been described as an aspiring fashion designer. She often posted on social media with friends and family and had already launched a clothing line with her nickname, Fizzy–the clothing line launched last November was a collaborative project between her and close friend and tattoo artist Miles Langdon. She often talked to her followers about fashion and fitness.
Félicité Tomlinson also faced her share of controversy after she was accused of “perpetuating rape culture and adding to female oppression”