LOUIS Walsh has been involved with some of Britain's biggest pop bands, like Westlife and Boyzone. He is X Factor royalty but his stint on the show has finally come to an end. Here's Louis' story... Who is Louis Walsh? What is his background? Michael Louis Vincent Walsh, 65, was born August 5, 1952, in Ireland. He is an entertainment manager and has starred as a judge on the X Factor. Originally from Kiltimagh, County Mayo, Louis moved to Dublin in the 90s to get a start in the music industry. He managed Boyzone and Westlife, two of Ireland's most successful pop bands in the 1990s and 2000s. In later life, Louis began a career in TV. He has since become a well-known judge on British and Irish talent shows. Is Louis Walsh married? In 2012 Louis "married" Caroline Flack in Las Vegas for an X Factor spoof. The pair tied the knot at the infamous Little White Chapel and were wed by an Elvis impersonator ahead of a judge's houses segment. However the ceremony was gatecrashed by Sharon … [Read more...] about How much is Louis Walsh worth, is he married, why has he quit The X Factor and what bands has he managed?