O. J. Simpson Biography, Spouse, Age, Height, Net Worth and More

Orenthal James Simpson is an American former football running back, and actor. In 1994, he was convicted guilty of killing Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman. In a civil trial, Simpson was found accountable for both deaths despite being cleared of the murders in criminal court.

Simpson played professional football for 11 seasons, mainly with the Buffalo Bills and San Francisco 49ers. He amassed more than 2,000 yards of running in a season for the first time in the NFL in 1973.

He currently holds the record for the highest yards per game average in a single season at 143.1. In 1985, Simpson received a Pro Football Hall of Fame honor He started new professions as an actor and a broadcaster after leaving the sport of football.

Simpson was arrested and accused of killing his ex-wife and her friend in 1994. A jury found him not guilty following a lengthy and well-reported trial.

In 1997, he was punished with a $33.5 million judgment for the victims’ unjustified deaths by a civil court. To avoid paying the responsibility judgment, Simpson moved to Miami, Florida, in 2000.

Simpson was arrested in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2007 and accused of kidnapping and armed robbery. He was found guilty in 2008 and given a sentence of 33 years in jail, including at least nine years without the possibility of release.

The minimal sentence for Simpson was given on July 20, 2017, and he was granted parole. He was freed from jail on October 1, 2017, the day he was due to be eligible for parole.

Early life

Simpson, whose parents are Eunice and Jimmy Lee Simpson, was born and raised in San Francisco. In the San Francisco Bay Area, his father was a well-known drag performer.

Simpson had rickets as a child and required leg braces until he was five years old. He joined the Persian Warriors, a street gang, in his teen years.

O. J. Simpson Net Worth

Personal life

Simpson married Marguerite L. Whitley on June 24, 1967, when she was 19 years old. Late in August 1979, married Aaren Lashone Simpson (1977–1979), who drowned in the family’s swimming pool.

When Simpson first met, Nicole Brown was a waitress at The Daisy nightclub in 1977. On February 2, 1985, five years after Simpson’s retirement from professional football, Brown and Simpson married.

Short Information

  • Known As – O. J., and The Juice.
  • Current Age – 75 years old (2022).
  • Birthdate – 9 July 1947.
  • Profession – Former Professional NFL Player, Broadcaster, and Actor.

Personal Information

  • BirthName – Orenthal James Simpson
  • Known As – O. J., and The Juice.
  • Date of Birth – 9 July 1947.
  • Current Age – 75 years old (2022).
  • Birth Place – San Francisco, California, U.S.
  • Hometown – San Francisco, California.
  • Profession – Former Professional NFL Player, Broadcaster, and Actor.
  • Zodiac Sign – Cancer
  • Religion – Christianity
  • Nationality – American

Physical Stats

  • Height – In meters – 1.85 m, In centimeters – 185 cm, In feet and inches – 6 feet and 1 inch.
  • Weight – In kilograms – 95 kg, In pounds – 210 lbs
  • Body Dimension – Chest – 34 inches, Waist – 25 inches, Hips – 35 inches.
  • Eye Color – Dark Brown
  • Hair Color – Black

Education | Qualification 

  • School – Galileo High School
  • College – City College of San Francisco, University of Southern California, and the University of Utah.
  • Qualification – Graduate.

Family | Relative

  • Father – Jimmy Lee Simpson
  • Mother – Eunice Simpson
  • Brother – Melvin Leon “Truman” Simpson, 
  • Sister – Shirley Simpson-Baker, and Carmelita Simpson-Durio.
  • Son – Jason Lamar Simpson, and Justin Ryan Simpson.
  • Daughter – Arnelle Simpson, Aaren Lashone Simpson, and Sydney Brooke Simpson.
  • GF/BF – N/A
  • Wife – Nicole Brown Simpson (1985-1992) and Marguerite Whitley (1967-1979).

Relationship Status

  • GF/BF – N/A
  • Wife – Nicole Brown Simpson (1985-1992) and Marguerite Whitley (1967-1979).

Net Worth of O.J. Simpson

  • Total net worth – $3 million.

Car Collection – 

  • Ferrari Testarossa
  • Ford Bronco 1994
  • 1988 Bentley Mulsanne
  • Bentley Continental GT (Convertible)
  • Ferrari Mondial
  • Mercedes Benz GLA

House –

  • Brentwood Home.


  • O.J. Simpson is acquitted of the brutal 1994 double murder of his estranged wife and her friend Ronald Goldman.


  • Almost 95 million people were watching his car chase.
  • Game 5 of the NBA Finals was also interrupted by the Bronco chase.
  • The Bronco chase negatively impacted sales of Domino’s pizza.
  • In the bedroom of Khloé Kardashian, he attempted suicide.

Quotes By O. J. Simpson.

  • The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, that’s the day you start to the top.
  • Money takes wings. The only thing that endures is character.
  • Don’t feel sorry for me. I’ve had a great life and great friends.
O. J. Simpson Biography


  • The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
  • The Towering Inferno (1974)
  • The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991)
  • Capricorn One (1977)
  • Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
  • The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
  • Back to the Beach (1987)
  • Killer Force (1976)
  • Why (1973)
  • The Klansman (1974)

Television Shows

  • Adventures in Wonderland (1992–1994)
  • Dragnet 1967 (1967–1970)
  • The Name of the Game (1968–1971)
  • In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)
  • It Takes a Thief (1968–1970)
  • Medical Center (1969–1976)
  • Cade’s County (1971–1972)
  • Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (1971–1974)
  • Ironside (1967–1975)
  • Here’s Lucy (1968–1974)

Awards | Achievements


  • Razzie Awards: Worst Supporting Actor (1995).


  • Stinker Award: Worst Supporting Actor (1978).

Social Accounts

Frequently Asked Question

Q.1 What is the birth name of O. J. Simpson?

Ans: Orenthal James Simpson is the birth name of O. J. Simpson.

Q.2 What is the net worth of O. J. Simpson?

Ans: J. Simpson’s net worth is estimated at around $3 million.

Q.3 What was O. J. Simpson convicted for?

Ans: J. Simpson was found not guilty of killing Ron Goldman and his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson.

Q.4 How many kids does O. J. Simpson have?

Ans: J. Simpson is a father of 5 kids.