|Real Name/Full Name||Orenthal James O. J. Simpson|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||O. J. Simpson|
|Birth Place:||San Francisco, California, U. S.|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||9 July 1947|
|Age/How Old:||75 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 95 Kg
In Pounds – 209.4 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Jimmy Lee O. J. Simpson
Mother – Eunice O. J. Simpson
|Siblings:||Melvin Leon ‘Truman’ O. J. Simpson, Shirley O. J. Simpson Baker, Carmelita O. J. Simpson Durio|
|School:||Galileo High School|
|College:||City College of San Francisco,
University of Southern California
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Nicole Brown O. J. Simpson (m. 1985–1992), Marguerite Whitley (m. 1967–1979)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Sydney Brooke O. J. Simpson, Justin Ryan O. J. Simpson, Jason O. J. Simpson, Arnelle O. J. Simpson, Aaren O. J. Simpson|
|Profession:||Former Football Player, Actor|
|Net Worth:||$4 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
O. J. Simpson, popularly known as the Juice, is a very famous and successful former football player and an actor and broadcaster hailing from San Francisco. He is widely known for the infamous trial in which he was the prime suspect for the murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown O. J. Simpson and her alleged boyfriend, Ron Goldman. The trial went on for 11 months, and O. J. Simpson proved himself innocent with the help of celebrated lawyers like Johny Cochran, Robert Shapiro, Robert Kardashian, etc.
Well, how well do you know about O. J. Simpson? If not much, here is what we know about O. J. Simpson to date.
Biography and Early Life
O. J. Simpson was born and brought up in San Francisco to father Jimmy Lee O. J. Simpson and mother, Eunice O. J. Simpson. He was raised alongside three siblings a brother and two sisters. When he was young, he went through his parents’ divorce and was brought up solely by his mother, who he was very close to.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is O. J. Simpson in 2023, and what is his height and weight? Well, O. J. Simpson’s age is 75 years old as of today’s date 31st May 2023 having been born on 9 July 1947. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 209.4 lbs in Pound and 95kg in Kilograms.
O. J. Simpson attended Galileo High School, where he used to play football and was very good at it. Following graduation, he joined the City College of San Francisco, where he played football professionally and continued his football passion at the University of Southern California.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
In 1967 O. J. Simpson got married to Marguerite L. Whitley when he was just 19. The couple has been blessed with three children named Arnelle L. O. J. Simpson, Jason L. O. J. Simpson, and Aaren Lashone O. J. Simpson, but due to O. J. Simpson’s affair with Nicole Brown, they decided to end their marriage in 1979.
Following this, he got married to Nicole Brown in 1985, and they had two kids together named Sydney Brooke O. J. Simpson and Justin Ryan O. J. Simpson, but O. J. Simpson was said to be abusive and violent, which led to their divorce in 1992. O. J. Simpson has been in several relationships over the years with Kris Jenner, Paula Barbieri, Christie Prody, etc.
Is O. J. Simpson Gay?
O. J. Simpson is not gay; he has been married twice and has five children from his marriages. All these pieces of evidence from his personal life prove that he is straight.
O. J. Simpson used to be an outstanding and talented football player since his school days, and he continued to play football professionally throughout his college life following which. In 1968, he was due to his fantastic performance in the game; he was signed by the team called Buffalo Bills of the American Football League.
He played in several matches over many seasons; however, the first three years were a bit dormant in which O. J. Simpson’s performance was mediocre with just scoring 622 yards per season, but he revived himself by scoring as many as 1000 yards in the season of 1972 and became the leading player in several upcoming seasons.
After his retirement, he was featured at the second position on the NFL’s all-time rushing list. After retiring from football, O. J. Simpson went on to try his hand in acting and starred in several popular movies like Klansman, Roots, The Cassandra Crossing, The Towering Inferno. He has also been featured in several commercial advertisements and brand endorsements.
In the year 1994, O. J. Simpson was the prime accused in the murder investigation of his ex-wife Nicole Brown O. J. Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman, however owing to several excellent lawyers like Johnny Cochran, Robert Shapiro, Robert Kardashian, etc. and by playing the race card in court O. J. Simpson was acquitted of all charges. Following this, O. J. Simpson and his companions were accused of the robbery of sports memorabilia at a gunpoint which led to him serving in jail for nine years until 2017.
- O. J. Simpson became the National Champion in 1967 and also received the Walter Camp Award, followed by the Maxwell Award in 1968.
- He has been respected with titles like NFL Most Valuable Player, NFL Offensive Player of the Year, AFL All-Star, AP Athlete of the Year, Five times Pro Bowl, etc.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of O. J. Simpson in 2023
Despite being involved in criminal activities, O. J. Simpson has been earning a substantial amount from being engaged on Twitter and brand endorsements. He is still popular among his loyal fans, as of 2023, he has a net worth of $4 million.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- O. J. Simpson has served nine years in jail on the charges of robbery of valuable sports mementos at gunpoint along with some accomplices.
- A Netflix series has been made called The American Crime Story: The People Vs. O. J. Simpson, which sheds an in-depth light upon O. J. Simpson’s trial for the murder of his ex-wife and her friend.
O. J. Simpson is a very well-known personality in America; he is loved by many and hated by others owing to his charismatic personality and the several felonies he has been accused of. He continues to coach his fans on football on his social media handles.