Meet Sydney Brooke Simpson: what is OJ Simpson's daughter up to in 2024?

Meet Sydney Brooke Simpson: what is OJ Simpson's daughter up to in 2024?

The O.J. Simpson murder trial received a lot of global attention. Sydney Brooke Simpson, OJ Simpson's daughter with the late Nicole Brown, was most affected by this high-profile murder case. On the night of the tragedy, she and her 5-year-old brother were asleep in their mother's condo when she was brutally murdered.

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A photo of young Sydney Brooke Simpson and his father, OJ Simpson. Photo: Jason Bean-Pool, Vince Bucci (modified by author)
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Sydney Brooke Simpson experienced a difficult childhood. Although most people believe they know her due to her numerous media appearances at a younger age, they can hardly provide any specifics about Sydney Brook Simpson today.

Profile summary

Full nameSydney Brooke Simpson
Date of birth17 October 1985
Age 38 years old (as of 2023)
Zodiac signLibra
Place of birthLos Angeles, California, USA
Current residenceSt. Petersburg, Florida, USA
Height5'8" (173 cm)
Weight 154 lbs (70 kgs)
Hair colourBrown
Eye colourDark brown
FatherOJ Simpson
MotherNicole Brown Simpson
Relationship statusSingle
EducationGulliver's Academy, Boston University
OccupationReal estate agent and business owner
Net worth$10,000

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Sydney Brooke Simpson's biography

Sydney was born on 17 October 1985 in Los Angeles, California. She is 38 years old as of 2023. Brooke is the daughter of the former National Football League (NFL) player OJ Simpson and his late ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson.

After her parents' divorce, Sydney and her younger brother Justin Ryan lived with their mother in her Brentwood home in Los Angeles until the time of her death.

Sydney and her brother suffered at the hands of the unbecoming press following the gruesome murder of their mother alongside her friend Ron Goldman at her home on 12 June 1994.

Sydney was eight years old, and her brother, Justin, was only five years old at the time of the ordeal. But the kids' tribulations did not end there. In fact, their mother's brutal death led to even more hardship for the family.

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The children had to deal with the pain of losing their mother and watching their father, OJ Simpson, go through a serious legal process after being accused of being their mother's killer. OJ's trial was highly publicised and labelled The Trial of the Century.

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O.J. Simpson, Nicole Brown Simpson, Jason Simpson, Sydney Brooke Simpson, and Justin Ryan Simpson pose at the premiere of the "Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult". Photo: Vinnie Zuffante
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Who raised Sydney Brooke Simpson?

Sydney's maternal grandparents, Louis and Juditha Brown, took in Sydney and her brother as guardians following the death of their mother. Later, when their dad was found innocent in connection with the murders, the Simpson family and the Brown family shared custody of the two kids.

What did Sydney Brooke Simpson change her name to?

Sydney Brooke Simpson's grandparents tried keeping her and her brother away from the limelight. Later on, Sydney changed her name to Portia to cover her real identity.

She worked at a restaurant in Atlanta without anyone noticing her. She and her brother kept a low profile, but unfortunately, in 2014, a journalist tracked them down and exposed their identities.

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Sydney Brooke Simpson's education

Sydney Brooke attended Gulliver's Academy for her high school studies. In May 2010, she enrolled at Boston University, where she earned a BA in Sociology from the school's College of Arts and Sciences.

What does Sydney Brooke Simpson do for a living?

Although Sydney graduated with a bachelor's degree in sociology, she chose a different career path. She started her professional journey as an events coordinator. Later, Brooke decided to switch careers and entered the catering industry in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Where is Sydney Simpson today?

She is currently a businesswoman and real estate tycoon. She is the founder of Simpsy Properties LLC and the manager of her three properties. Brooke is also believed to own and manage a restaurant in Los Angeles with her brother, Justin Ryan.

Where are OJ's kids now?

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NFL star O.J. sits with his wife Marguerite (Whitley) Simpson, daughter Arnelle, and son Jason pose for a portrait at home in 1973 in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Michael Ochs Archives
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Other than her biological brother Justin Ryan Simpson, Sydney has three half-siblings, namely Aaren, Jason, and Arnelle, from her father's first marriage.

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Arnelle Simpsons is OJ's eldest daughter with his first wife, Marguerite L Whitley. She was born in December 1968 and has always been a staunch supporter of her father.

OJ's eldest son is Jason, who was born in April 1970. He was mentioned as one of the suspects in Nicole's murder case. Currently, Jason works as a professional chef in Atlanta.

OJ and Marguerite's lastborn daughter, Aaren, was born in September 1977. Sadly, in 1979, just a few days before her second birthday, she drowned in a pool and died.

Justin is the youngest among OJ's kids. He was born in August 1988 and currently lives with his sister Sydney in St.Petersburg, Florida, working as a real estate agent.

Sydney Brooke Simpson's net worth

Brooke is a successful businessperson and real estate agent. According to Celebrity Net Worth, she has a net worth of $10,000 which she has accumulated from her businesses and real estate career.

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When was Sydney Simpson's wedding?

Sydney is not married, hence details about her wedding are not available. She was rumoured to be dating Robert Blackmon, a real estate investor, although he later clarified that they were only acquaintances. From 2007 through 2012, she dated Stuart Alexander Lee.

He relocated to Atlanta with her once they graduated, but their relationship did not last long. Sydney Brooke is presently presumably single.

Sydney Brooke Simpson's weight loss

The scandals surrounding her father probably influenced Sydney's desire to live a private life. Nonetheless, her photographs have recently propelled her to public attention. Sydney has allegedly shed significant weight thanks to a keto diet and healthy lifestyle choices.

Persistent rumors have circulated regarding Sydney's alleged connection as the half-sister of the well-known American media figure Khloe Kardashian.

O.J. Simpson addressed these speculations, firmly asserting that he never engaged in any romantic involvement with Kris Jenner, the mother of Khloé. He only knew her through his lawyer, Robert Kardashian.

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Fast facts

  • Her mother was murdered outside of her condominium in Brentwood.
  • Her parents met in a nightclub where Nicole was working as a waitress.

Sydney Brooke Simpson and her brother attracted the public's attention after her mother's gruesome murder. Sydney and Justin now prefer to live a private life and they have made a name for themselves in the real estate sector. recently published an article on Cassandra Marino, Caitlyn Jenner's daughter. Cassandra is an American interior designer, mother, and wife.

Although she is part of the famous Kardashian-Jenner family, she prefers a rather private life. Cassandra is mostly referred to as the most elusive Jenner.


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