O. J. Simpson Net Worth|Wiki:A former football player, Earnings, Movies, Early life, Age, Wife, Kids
Facts of O. J. Simpson Net Worth|Wiki:A former football player, Earnings, Movies, Early life, Age, Wife, Kids
|Net worth||$3 million|
|Date of Birth:||1947 July 9|
|First Name||Orenthal James|
|Age:||74 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||6 Feet 1 Inch|
Orenthal James Simpson is a former American football player, actor, broadcaster and advertising spokesman. He is currently estimated to be worth $3 million. You may either know him as a running back in football or for being tried for the murders of his ex-wife and his friend.
Income Source of O. J. Simpson
Today O.J.'s primary source of income is a fully-funded NFL pension that reportedly is worth as much as $5 million. He also has a Screen Actor's Guild pension that pays around $1700 per month. State law protects this pension money from being claimed by the Goldman family.
But during the time of his career, he made a large sum of money from his games, movies, and brand endorsements. At one time his worth was up to $10.8 million.
Assets and Properties of O. J. Simpson
Simpson owns a Rolex watch that costs around 22 thousand dollars. He also owns a 1988 Bentley Mulsanne with hand made interior with air-conditioner and radio cassette. Other cars he owns are 1969 Chevrolet Caprice, 1987 Ferrari Mondial 3.2 Cabriolet, and 1956 Corvette Convertible.
OJ Simpson is currently living in a 5,000 square-foot mansion with a private golf course just miles from the Las Vegas Strip. The mansion consists of 5 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and a pool.
Career and Controversies of O. J. Simpson
Simpson joined the ‘Buffalo Bills’ in 1969. He was named Man of the Year’ by The Sport magazine for five consecutive years from 1972 to 1976, O.J. Simpson topped 1,000 yards rushing. His NFL records Fastest player to gain 1,000 rushing yards in a season: 1,025 in seven games in 1973 and 1,005 in seven games in 1975, Fastest player to gain 2,000 rushing yards in a season: 2,003 in 14 games in 1973, Most rushing yards per game in a season: 143.1 per game in 1973. He continued with his professional football while appearing in many films. Some of his films Cade's County, The Towering Inferno, The Klansman, Capricorn One, Back to the Beach, The Naked Gun 2 1⁄2: The Smell of Fear, and Who Is America?.
He was charged with murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman on June 12, 1994. He was exonerated of the charges following a lengthy criminal trial, The People v. Simpson. Later in 1997 a civil court held him liable and passed an order against him to pay compensatory and punitive damages amounting to $33.5 million.
On December 4, 2001, the FBI searched his Miami house suspecting possession of drugs and money laundering. Though no illegal drugs were found, the investigators discovered equipment that can be used to steal satellite television programming and were sued in federal court for such action.
In September 2007, he was arrested again in Las Vegas with several charges including criminal conspiracy, kidnapping, assault, and armed robbery and after trial on December 5, 2008, he was sentenced for 33 years of imprisonment. At his parole hearing on July 20, 2017, the board decided to grant Simpson parole after 9 years in prison.
After releasing from prison and retiring, he spends his days in Las Vegas Mansion and needs permission from the parole officer to move out of the state.
Early Life of O. J. Simpson
Simpson was born in San Francisco, California to Eunice and Jimmy Lee Simpson. Eunice was a Hospital administrator, and Jimmy was a Chef and Bank custodian. His parents separated in 1952 and thereafter O.J. was raised by his mother. O.J's dad was a popular drag queen in the San Francisco Bay area who later in life announced he was gay and died of AIDS in 1986. In his early teenage years, O.J. joined the street gang The Persian Warriors and was briefly incarcerated at a juvenile detention center. He got a chance to meet with baseball star Willie Mays which inspired Simpson to clean up his life and stay out of trouble. After graduating from Galileo High School, he attended community college before going to the University of Southern California on a football scholarship.
Family of O. J. Simpson
At age 19 on June 24, 1967, Simpson married Marguerite L. Whitley. Together, they had three children Arnelle L. Simpson, Jason Lamar Simpson, and Aaren Lashone Simpson (1977–1979). His daughter Aaren drowned in the family's swimming pool. Simpson met Nicole Brown at a nightclub called The Daisy. Then, they started dating although he was still married. Later, In March 1979, Simpson and Marguerite got divorced. On February 2, 1985, Nicole and Simpson got married and the two couple is blessed with two children Sydney Brooke Simpson and Justin Ryan Simpson. But they divorced in 1992, the marriage lasted seven years.
Engagement on Social Media of O. J. Simpson
He is a former American Football Player, Actor, Broadcaster, and advertising spokesman. He is followed by many followers on different social media. He is followed by 942K followers on Twitter account. And followed by 4,383 followers on Instagram account.
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