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About Ken Jennings
Ken Jennings is an American game show contestant famous for appearing on the show Jeopardy!
Ken Jennings' claim to fame is having the longest winning streak on Jeopardy! Jennings was on the show from June 2, 2004 to November 30, 2004. He was in 75 games, winning 74 of them. His total winnings from Jeopardy! Totaled to $3,196,300.
Jennings made an appearance on the game show 1 vs. 100. He has written several books about trivia, including Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs. He also writes for the magazine Mental Floss.
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Famous quotes by Ken Jennings
If I start outsourcing all my navigation to a little talking box in my car, I'm sort of screwed. I'm going to lose my car in the parking lot every single time.Ken Jennings
The Final Jeopardy! questions seem to be, by design, things you can't know. And so it's not about who knows them, but who can figure them out in thirty seconds.Ken Jennings
When you see people who are really good at game shows, the one common attribute is a cool head under pressure: an ability to perform as well in the studio, surrounded by lights and noise, as you do on your couch.Ken Jennings
You watch an old 'Jeopardy!' and the categories alone are very plain. 'Poetry,' or 'Movies,' or 'Physics.' If you watch it now, though, there'll be a theme board where the categories are all Hitchcock movies. Lots more jokes, lots more high-concept categories and questions.Ken Jennings
Ken Jennings' Popularity
Ken Jennings is a famous American game show contestant, computer scientist, and author, 74-time Jeopardy! champion, who was born on May 23, 1974. As a person born on this date, Ken Jennings is listed in our database as the 21st most popular celebrity for the day (May 23) and the 96th most popular for the year (1974).
People born on May 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Ken Jennings is the 807th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Ken Jennings' birthday, Ken Jennings is the 5603rd most famous American.
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