35 Years of People

1974 to Now: PEOPLE's Biggest Stories

Celebrate our 35th anniversary with the newsmakers (Princess Diana! President Obama!) who shocked, moved and warmed the hearts of readers over the years

1994: THE O.J. TRIAL

Famed football star O.J. Simpson stands accused of brutally murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson, 35, and her friend Ronald Goldman, 25, on June 12. The ensuing trial takes place through 134 days of televised testimony, resulting in Simpson being found not guilty.

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