Beloved Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek dead at 80

Nov 08, 2020 by Ian Evans

Alex Trebek, the Canadian-born host of Jeopardy! for the last 37 years, has died after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 80.

On Twitter the show released a short statement:

Trebek is survived by his wife, Jean Currivan Trebek, and their children, Emily and Matthew.