News Louis Tomlinson Pays Tribute to His Late Mother, Johannah Deakin, on Her Birthday By Lynda Brendish 5:35 PM PDT, March 26, 2017 This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page. 08:47One Direction Singer Louis Tomlinson Honors Late Mother on Her B…05:15Naya Rivera's Family Reflects on Her Life and Legacy One Year Af…02:01'Bringing Up Bates': Travis Serenades Katie During Romantic Marr…06:05Wells Adams Talks ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ and Possibly Taking Ove…02:02‘We the People’: H.E.R on the Pressures of Working on a Project …25:40Summer 2021’s Biggest Movie, TV and Music Releases: Everything Y…04:10'Gossip Girl': ET's First Interviews With Blake Lively, Penn Bad…02:38Luke Bryan Talks Returning to the Stage and Tour Bus Life (Exclu…02:16Patti LaBelle on Her Love for Cooking and Most Famous Dinner Gue…08:10‘Big Brother’: Julie Chen Teases Season 23 and Breaks Down Her F…06:10‘AGT’: Matt Mauser, Widower of Kobe Bryant Crash Victim, Wows Ju…08:41Robert Irwin on Sister Bindi as a Mom and How He Continues His L…01:51‘Two Steps Home’ Couple Jon Pierre and Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin Share 3…01:51Tahj Mowry Reflects on Naya Rivera and Her ‘Amazing’ Legacy (Exc…01:36John Krasinski Reveals Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of 'A Quiet Pla…04:10Prince George Is England's Cutest Fan With Prince William and Ka…06:04Angela Bassett & Carla Gugino on Their Epic Wine Night Filming ‘…02:28Billie Eilish Claps Back at Haters Who Claim She's in Her 'Flop …01:57Ian Ziering on Working With ‘Sharknado’ Co-Star Tara Reid for a …01:41Timothée Chalamet Takes a Bath in ‘The French Dispatch’ First Lo… Louis Tomlinson is thinking of his late mom, Johannah Deakin. On Saturday, which would have been her 44th birthday, the One Direction singer tweeted out a short message. WATCH: Louis Tomlinson Opens Up About His Mother's Death"Happy birthday Mum. I love you x," he wrote. Happy birthday Mum. I love you x— Louis Tomlinson (@Louis_Tomlinson) March 25, 2017Deakin died last December after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of leukemia earlier in the year.In January, the 25-year-old performer opened up about his mother's death in an interview with The Insider's Michael Yo, revealing that she had encouraged him not to give up."It's not something that I feel 100 percent comfortable talking too much about, but just quickly, when I first found out about the news I kind of did want to throw the towel in," he said at the time. RELATED: Louis Tomlinson's Mom Sends Final Heartbreaking Message to One Direction Fans: 'Thank You For Everything'"But it was my mum who said to me that I've just got to keep going," he continued. "She told me very sternly that she wanted me to.” Find out more in the video below. Louis Tomlinson's Mom Johannah Deakin Has Died This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page.