Do you consider yourself to be super smart? If you’re like most of us, you probably at least consider yourself above average. (Yes, we know, only half of us can actually be there.) When it comes to Jeopardy though, the people you’re about to meet are genius level. Their knowledge of trivia is so good that it even made them rich! These are the 25 Biggest Jeopardy! Winners Ever To Play!
Verini’s career earnings on Jeopardy! were $276,802. Apparently, he used the money to finance theatre productions.
Frank set a record in 1990 when he became the first person to win more than $100,000 on the show in less than a week.
Jerome has won a total of $496,602 during all of his appearances on the show.
Michael George Dupée
After numerous time on the show, Michael’s total winnings came to $203,901.
Not only did Bob win $58,000 on Jeopardy!, he won $250,000 on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.
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