Sydney Brooke Simpson is the daughter of O.J. Simpson and his late wife, Nicole Simpson. Sydney came to the limelight after her mother was found dead and authorities arrested her dad O.J. for his apparent involvement.
Since then, Sydney vanished from the media and didn’t really indulge in being in the spotlight. Rather she always tried to remain out of the media radar. Her secretive nature has led
What is she Sydney Simpson doing these days? Is she in a relationship with someone or better yet married? How was her life after her mother’s death? We have all the answers here.
Sydney Brooke Simpson is Oldest of Two Children of O.J. with His Second Wife
Sydney was born on Oct. 17, 1985, to father O.J. Simpson and mother Nicole Brown Simpson. She has a brother named Justin Ryan Simpson who was born in 1988.
Her parents married on February 2, 1985. They first met at a nightclub, where Nicole worked as a waitress.
Despite being married to his first wife, he started dating Nicole. His extra-marital affair with Nicole brought his first marriage to Marguerite L. Whitley to an end and he divorced her in March 1979.
One of Sydney’s Three Half-Siblings Died by drowning
Sydney Brooke has three half-siblings, Arnelle L. Simpson, Jason Lamar Simpson, and Aaren Lashone Simpson. Brooke’s youngest half-sibling, Aaren was just two years old when she died after drowning in a family swimming pool in 1979.
As of 2020, Arnelle is 51 years old (born 1968) and Jason is 50 years old (born 1970).
Sydney’s Mother was Found Dead in Her LA Home
Sydney’s mother, Nicole was found dead outside of her Brentwood, LA home on June 12, 1994, alongside another person. Local police discovered Brown, 35, and her friend Ron Goldman, a 25-year-old restaurant waiter body with multiple knife wounds.
Authorities revealed Brown was lying in a fetal position in a pool of blood while the autopsy report revealed she was stabbed seven times in the neck and scalp. Further, she had a 14-cm-long gash across her throat.
Sydney’s father, O.J. Simpson was arrested and charged with both murders, however, his charges were absolved by a jury, following a lengthy trial.
Sydney’s Parents Were Divorced Before Her Mother’s Death
Married in 1985, Sydney’s parents lived a happily married life for a couple of years. O.J. and Nicole Brown also gave birth to two children in quick succession. However, their conjugal life started facing problems in the late ’80s.
In 1989, Nicole sued her then-husband for abuse. But, Simpson pleaded no contest to the spousal abuse. Three years later, in 1992, Nicole filed for divorce on the 25th of February. She cited irreconcilable differences as the cause of their divorce. They even tried to rekindle their relationship, however, it didn’t work as obvious.
Her Father is a Former Footballer
Sydney Brooke Simpson’s father, O.J. Simpson is a renowned former footballer. He started his journey in professional football in 1969 in Buffalo Bills. After an average couple of seasons as a running back, he was assigned to do blocking and receiving duties.
Simpson later went on to become the first player to break the coveted 2,000-yard rushing mark in 1973. He completed the season with 2,003 total rushing yards and 12 touchdowns.
What is Sydney Brooke Simpson doing in 2021? She is a Self-established Businesswoman
Sydney and her brother Justin worked hard to establish themselves in their respective career. After her graduation, Sydney spent some time in Atlanta, Georgia before she moved to St. Petersburg, Florida.
As of now, she runs a business, Simpsy LLC, that manages three properties she owns in the area. As per the records, the company was incorporated on 11 September 2014.
Sydney Graduated from the Boston University
O.J.’s daughter completed her high school from Gulliver’s Academy. Then she enrolled at Boston University and graduated with a BA in Sociology from the school’s College of Arts and Sciences in May 2010. As per E! News, Brooke joined the school during the move-in weekend in 2004.
Sydney Brooke Simpson reportedly dated Former St. Petersburg City Council Candidate
In 2017, the New York Post published an article that claimed Sydney Simpson was romantically linked with a politician. The outlet reported she was dating then-St. Petersburg City Council candidate, Robert Blackmon.
Blackmon had also talked about Sydney in the Post where he said she had been “selflessly supporting me and was not worried about herself.”
Meanwhile, just a day after NY Post published the article, Blackmon publicly denied dating Simpson. He talked to Florida local Tampa Bay Times and said he wasn’t dating Simpson. “She’s a good friend of mine, but we’re not dating,” said Blackmon.
Is Sydney Married?
As of 2021, Sydney has remained unmarried. In fact, she has not even revealed her wedding plans yet.
Considering the fact that she is already 35, there is a high possibility she will get married soon in case she is not already in a secret marital relationship.
Her Brother is a Successful Real Estate Agent
Sydney Brooke Simpson’s brother Justin was two months away from his sixth birthday when his mother was fatally stabbed.
Moving on from his traumatic childhood, Justin has become a successful real estate agent. At 31 years of age, Justin is an emerging real estate broker who has been listed with Coldwell Banker Homes out of St. Petersburg, Fla.
Besides, the youngest O.J. Simpson kid shows a great passion for his career on his social media posts. He often talks about his flair for real estate on Twitter while he runs a separate business page on Facebook.
Sydney Brooke Simpson Has Entered Real Estate Business Like Her Brother
Like her brother, Sydney has also entered the real estate business. The company she owns is named Simpsy LLC, and it deals with all kinds of real estate properties.
Situated in St. Petersburg, Fla, the firm had acquired over 13 properties by 2017. As per the reports, most of the properties were in low-income areas, ranging from $35,000 to $215,000.
Hopefully, she is doing pretty well in the business.