Alex Trebek

1940 - 2020

Alex Trebek

George Alexander Trebek (; July 22, 1940 – November 8, 2020) was a Canadian-American game show host and television personality. He was the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! for 37 seasons from its revival in 1984 until his death in 2020. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alex Trebek has received more than 10,144,528 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 37th most popular presenter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 10M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among presenters, Alex Trebek ranks 35 out of 94Before him are Regis Philbin, Barbara Walters, Casey Kasem, Steve Allen, Bob Barker, and Joey Bishop. After him are Yoo Jae-suk, Benny Hinn, Jimmy Kimmel, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, and Stefan Raab.

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Among people born in 1940, Alex Trebek ranks 308Before him are Billy McNeill, Kurt Ahrens Jr., Győző Kulcsár, Taylor Wang, Ermindo Onega, and Paul Williams. After him are Richard Marcinko, Whitney Smith, James Brady, Manuel Esquivel, Johnny Nash, and Michael Ruse. Among people deceased in 2020, Alex Trebek ranks 51Before him are Robert Fisk, Peter Bonetti, Regis Philbin, Neil Peart, Irrfan Khan, and Jerry Sloan. After him are Genesis P-Orridge, John Lewis, Diana Serra Cary, Herman Cain, Charlie Daniels, and Jack Sherman.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Alex Trebek ranks 316 out of 840Before him are Mario Lemieux (1965), Victor Jory (1902), George Orton (null), Patricia Churchland (1943), Bob Ezrin (1949), and Megan Follows (1968). After him are Emily VanCamp (1986), Michel Tremblay (1942), Duncan McNaughton (1910), George Woodcock (1912), Nancy Huston (1953), and Kelly Rowan (1965).

Among PRESENTERS In Canada

Among presenters born in Canada, Alex Trebek ranks 1

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