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Simpson, who found immense fame as a football player and actor, lived ignominiously after a murder trial that ended in his acquittal captivated the nation. His dramatic fall from grace was jarring, as were the grisly murders he was accused of. Here’s a look back at his sports and film career, stained legacy and timeline of shocking and bizarre events. Plus, why many maintain he was responsible for the deaths of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman.

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O.J. Simpson — NFL Icon, Movie Star, Murder Defendant — Dies at 76
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    Simpson Succumbs to Prostate Cancer

    A near-perfect running back and a stunning fall from grace as a football and movie star.

    O.J. Simpson dead at 76 after battle with cancer, family announces

    O.J. Simpson dead at 76 after battle with cancer, family announces

    O.J. Simpson, whose immense fame on the football field was eclipsed by his infamy off it, died Wednesday according to his family. He was 76. Simpson …

    Heisman Trophy Winner, NFL Hall of Famer

    An elite running back known as "The Juice," Simpson dominated at USC before the Bills drafted him as the No. 1 overall pick and became the NFL's first 2,000-yard rusher.

    The Celebrity we thought we knew

    Three decades later, the conversation around the Simpson saga continues.

    From Football Star to infamous Celebrity

    Plus, remembering the live-TV broadcast of the slow-speed chase with Simpson as a passenger in white Ford Bronco.

    Legacy of the 'Trial of the century'

    A tragic reality turned into public fodder, and we were never the same. Plus, the pain persists for the family of Ron Goldman.

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