Ashton Irwin Facts | 250 Facts About 5SOS

Written by: Luke Ward
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Last updated: March 22, 2021

Before Ashton Irwin was in the boy band 5 Seconds of Summer, he used to be in a band called “Swallow the Goldfish”.

Ashton Irwin Photoshoot 2014

If Ashton Irwin is your favorite member of the Australian pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer, you’ll love these top fifty fun facts!

Ashton Irwin’s middle name is Fletcher.

Ashton Irwin is 27 years old. He was born on July 7, 1994, in Hornsby, Australia.

His star sign is Cancer.

He has two younger siblings, Harry and Lauren Irwin.

Ashton’s mother, Marie is separated from his father, who is not around.

Ashton has a dog called Indie.

Ashton is a Christian.

Before Ashton joined 5SOS in December 2011, He hated the band because they were always forgetting the words on their YouTube videos.

Ashton was the last member to join 5 Seconds of Summer.

He used to be in a band called “Swallow the Goldfish”.

As well as playing the drums, Ashton can also play the guitar, piano and saxophone.

Ashton got his first drum set when he was 8 years old and has been playing ever since.

One of his favorite childhood memories was the first time he played the drums in front of an audience.

One of Ashton’s favorite TV shows is Family Guy and favorite movie is Pursuit of Happiness.

He attended and graduated from Richmond High School.

He is 6ft tall.

Ashton Irwin has admitted he would date a fan.

If Ashton was to choose one person for 5SOS to do a duet with, it would be Will Smith.

His favorite color is red.

He doesn’t like going commando because “you need support”!

The boys say that Ashton is the best listener.

Ashton loves going to Ikea and playing on the furniture.

He says he is good at ice skating.

Ashton Irwin had his first kiss at age 16.

Ashton auditioned for X-factor in November 2010.

As well as being scared of the dark, he also has a fear of needles.

Ashton wears glasses.

Ashton likes banana milkshakes.

Before joining 5SOS, Ashton Irwin used to work at KFC.

Ashton’s favorite flavor of ice cream is chocolate chip.

Ash’s ex girlfriend’s name is Jasmine Dorhauer, they were together for a year.

Ashton and Michael Clifford both love Dragon Ball-Z.

He is a fan of Justin Bieber and says his favorite song is “Right Here”.

Ashton can do the most push-ups in the band.

His lucky number is 18.

Ashton said his celebrity crush is John Mayer and he would turn gay for him!

Ashton likes girls who are “unique and beautiful in their own way”.

He loves to listen to Coldplay.

Ashton Irwin likes to listen to “soothing, ambient jungle music” in bed.

One of his favorite food is spaghetti, his least favorite are olives.

Ashton Irwin snores.

He has a One Direction poster in his room.

For Ashton’s 20th Birthday, both Niall Horan and Liam Payne partied with him.

He hates ducks.

On a Radio 1 interview, when asked about their greatest fears, Ashton revealed his inner fear of triple chins!

Ashton is the least likely to join in a group cuddle with the band!

His favorite fruit is a pineapple.

His favorite album is Bullet in a Bible by Green Day.

His official Instagram profile is ashtonirwin.

His official Twitter is @Ashton5SOS, it used to be @AshtonIrwin5sos.

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  1. Zoey Callahan June 8, 2020

    You guys forgot 1 Ashton irwin fact it is that he wants me as a girl friend🤣🤣

  2. Jordan November 23, 2019

    I love him so much just much as much as I Luke R. Hemmings.

    1. Zoey Callahan June 8, 2020

      I adore Ashton irwin

  3. Zoey callahan November 4, 2019

    Megan his shoe size is 9 I think 😄

    1. Raina September 26, 2020

      i think it’s bigger than that considering he took his shoe off to do a shoey and said it was a like —teen boot

  4. Zoey November 4, 2019

    I love you ashy boyyyy I loose controlll. Over you plz hug me

  5. Donnie January 11, 2015

    Australian. Not Austrian. Laughed so hard at this.

    1. Luke Ward January 19, 2015

      Oops, my bad! I corrected this, thank you!

      1. Hijabi Ninja June 20, 2015

        You forgot to mention that he has the best giggle ever!!

  6. Maddy December 20, 2014

    Omg I know right he is so cute

  7. Caitlyn October 30, 2014

    ashton Irwin is so hot

    1. Megan Rees March 4, 2015

      What hiss shoe size?

    2. Ashley November 30, 2014

      Omg yes