Fun Facts: Olly Murs

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1 December 2014

By NEBeep

Olly Murs is an English Singer – Songwriter, musician and television presenter. His route to fame came through the X-Factor when he finished as runner-up in 2009.

Find some more facts on the global superstar below.

Full name: Oliver Stanley Murs

Date of Birth: 14th May 1984

Favourite singer: Michael Jackson

Favourite football team: Manchester United.

Favourite Music Genre: Indie Rock.

Before fame, Murs played semi-professional football for Witham Town until an injury derailed his career.

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In 2007 he appeared on Deal or No Deal but only left with £10.

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He recently presented the Xtra Factor on ITV2 with Caroline Flack.

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