Ken Jennings Poster

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On November 30th 2004 he was finally dethroned as Jeopardy champ by Nancy Zerg. The Final Jeopardy answer was "Employees at this white collar firm work only four months out of the year." The answer was "H. and R Block", Jennings said "Fed Ex". He finished his reign with a grand total of $2,520,700.

H&R Block has offered to give him free tax preparations for the rest of his life as a result of his Final Jeopardy!.

Won 74 successful games during his run on Jeopardy! (1984).

"Quiz Show" (1994) is listed as his number three favorite film in 1994 under "Pulp Fiction" (1994) and "Red" (1994) on the Ken's Top 2000 Favorite Movies Page.

Appeared in a FedEx print ad following his "Jeopardy!" loss. The ad shows Jennings at his podium during his final episode, which the screen reading the incorrect "What is FedEx?" Final Jeopardy! response. Under the photo is a caption reading "The only time when FedEx was the wrong answer".

Daughter Caitlin Elizabeth was born November 13, 2006. She weighed 7 lbs. 14oz. and was 21 inches long.

Won "The Greatest of All Time" Jeopardy championship in 2020.