Orenthal James Simpson is an Actor, Broadcaster, Footballer who played for a long time in his career and an Advertising Person from American origin. OJ Simpson is known by the name The Juice, who was born on 9th June 1947.
While he was 5 years old, his parents got separated. It was then when he lived with his mother. He went to the University of Southern California, where his career received a breakthrough for playing football.
OJ Simpson Net Worth 2019
Orenthal Simpson has a Net Worth of $3 million, as of 2019. He has the debt of $70 million to pay, but he could not make it. After he served in prison, he gave some interviews that made him earn a good amount. He is enrolled in Money From the Screen Actors Guild Pension Fund and NFL, from where he receives $19k per month.
Though he is unable to pay off his debts, even after receiving all of it and the amount of $5 million that he receives as a personal pension.
Biography of OJ Simpson
|Full Name||OJ Simpson|
|Birthdate||9th July 1947|
|Birth Place||San Francisco, USA|
|Residence||San Francisco, USA|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Wife(s)||Marguerite Whitley, Nicole Brown Simpson|
In the initial years of his career, he served to be a sincere and active footballer. When he left playing for the game, he entered into the full time acting career and a broadcaster of football with all his knowledge in place.
In San Francisco, he participated in the games played by the football team of Galileo Academy of Science and Technology.
Court Cases Faced
Orenthal has faced the Trial of the Century, in the court for the criminal charges framed against him. since he was found guilty of killing his ex-wife- Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman, who was her boyfriend.
Somehow he managed to get the clean chit by the court, from the murder charges. However, the families of the murdered filed another case in civil provisions which went against him. He was directed to pay $33.5 million to the families of the victims in 1997. As he doesn’t want to pay the ordered amount, he escaped to Florida.
Thereafter, he was charged with the crime of kidnapping and robbery. Under which, he was arrested in 2007 and was sent to prison with the term ordered for 33 years. However, he was released after 9 years, on parole in 2017.
Recognitions & Achievements
- He was able to win Heisman Trophy while playing for USC Trojans in 1968. He was the leading player who rushes for approximately 2k yards in a particular season in 1973.
- In the same year, he was able to get 1k rushing yards in a season 1, 025 in 7 games. In 1975 also, he was able to gain 1, 005 in 7 games.
- He was the one, to achieve most rushing yards in a game 143.1.
- In 1983, he was included in College Football Hall of Fame and 1985, in Pro Football Hall of Fame.
- Colleges were welcoming him often and taking the transfers happily, just due to his style of playing football that made him wanted.