|Celebrated Name:||O.J. Simpson|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Orenthal James Simpson|
|Age:||73 years old|
|Birth Date:||July 9, 1947|
|Birth Place:||San Francisco, California, United States|
|Height:||6 feet 1 inch|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Nicole Brown Simpson (m. 1985 – div. 1992)
Marguerite Whitley (m. 1967 – div. 1979)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Sydney Brooke Simpson, Justin Ryan Simpson, Arnelle Simpson, Aaren Simpson, and Jason Simpson)|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||N/A/Yes (name)|
|Is O.J. Simpson Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Former football running back, actor, broadcaster, advertising spokesman|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$4 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
O.J. Simpson is an American former football running back. He is also an actor, advertising spokesman, and broadcaster. Simpson is also known as a convicted felon as he was arrested and charges for the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman.
Maybe you know about O.J. Simpson very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of O.J. Simpson’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
O.J. Simpson was born on the date 9 July in the year 1947 in San Francisco in the United States of America. He was born to parents Eunice and Jimmy Lee Simpson. He has a brother named Melvin Leon ‘Truman’ Simpson, one sister named Shirley Simpson Baker, and one deceased sister named Carmelita Simpson-Durio. His parents got separated in the year 1952, and his mother raised him. Simpson belongs to American nationality.
When it comes to education, then O.J. Simpson went to Galileo High School. During his school days, he used to play for the football team of the school. After that, he went to City College of San Francisco. He also attended the University of Southern California.
At the age of 19, O.J. Simpson got married to Marguerite L. Whitley in June 1967. The couple had three children together named Arnelle L. Simpson, Jason L. Simpson, and Aaren Lashone Simpson. His daughter Aaren drowned in the swimming pool in the year 1979. While still married to Whitley, but he started dating Nicole Brown. Later, he got divorced with Whitley in the year 1979.
After that, he got married to Nicole Brown in the year 1985. The couple had two children from their marriage named Sydney Brooke Simpson and Justin Ryan Simpson. But after seven years of marriage, the couple got divorced in the year 1992. O.J. Simpson also has been in a relationship with Paula Barbieri, Christie Prody, Tawny Kitaen, and Kris Jenner.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on July 9, 1947, O.J. Simpson is 73 years old as of today’s date 20th June 2021. His height is 6 feet 1 inch tall, and his weight is 95 kg.
In the year 1968, O.J. Simpson initially rushed for 22 touchdowns and 1709 yards in the regular season. After that, he signed with the Buffalo Bills of AFL. He struggled with the 622 yards per season in the first three years. Later in the year 1972, he rushed for more than 1000 yards. Apart from this, he also gains the league-leading a total of 151 yards. After that, Simpson gained more than 1000 rushing yards in every season. When he retired, he became the 2nd player on the NFL’s all-time rushing list.
O.J. Simpson makes his appearance in lots of movies and television shows after his retirement. He played roles in several films that include The Klansman, Roots, The Cassandra Crossing, The Towering Inferno, and many more. In 1994, his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman were found dead, and Simpson was the person of interest in their murders.
Later he was found not guilty for the murders. But he was arrested later when he had a group of men who entered a room of Palace Station hotel-casino. They took the sports memorabilia at gunpoint, and for this, Simpson and his co-defendant were found guilty. Simpson serves nine years of jail, and he was released in October 2017.
Awards & Achievements
As a popular football player, Simpson won lots of matches and gained high achievements in his career that makes him one of the best players. He was inducted to receive the Pro Football Hall of Fame and College Football Hall Of Fame. He was awarded by lots of awards and achievements in his life, and some of them are mentioned here:
- National Champion 1967
- Maxwell Award 1968
- Walter Camp Award 1967
- 1967 and 1968 Unanimous All-American
- Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame
- Bert Bell Award
- NFL Most Valuable Player
- NFL Offensive Player of the Year
- AFL All-Star
- Five times Pro Bowl
- AP Athlete of the Year
- NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
Net Worth & Salary of O.J. Simpson in 2021
As of June 2021, it is estimated that O.J. Simpson has an estimated net worth of around $4 million that he earns as a popular football player. He is also an actor and makes an impressive sum of money through his appearance in several movies and shows. The other sources of his rapidly increasing income are his involvement in the endorsements deals and commercials.
O.J. Simpson is one of the well-known football players in America. He also achieves some gain and reputation in his acting career that also helps to increase his net wealth. He has a large number of fan following on social media platform they always appreciate his efforts and skills in sports and acting field.