O.J. Simpson, football star whose trial riveted the nation, dies at 76


O.J. Simpson, who ran to fame on the football field, made fortunes as an all-American in movies, television and advertising, and was acquitted of killing his former wife and her friend in a 1995 trial in Los Angeles that mesmerized the nation, died on Wednesday at his home in Las Vegas, Paralel.Az reports citing The New York Times.

He was 76.

The cause was cancer, his family announced on social media.