These stories about Alex Trebek will absolutely warm your heart

You’ll be hard-pressed to find someone who didn’t love the iconic TV host

CULVER CITY, CA - JULY 14:  Jeopardy host Alex Trebek, (L) poses contestant Ken Jennings after his earnings from his record breaking streak on the gameshow surpassed 1 million dollars July 14, 2004 in Culver City, California.  (Photo by Jeopardy Productions via Getty Images)
CULVER CITY, CA - JULY 14: Jeopardy host Alex Trebek, (L) poses contestant Ken Jennings after his earnings from his record breaking streak on the gameshow surpassed 1 million dollars July 14, 2004 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Jeopardy Productions via Getty Images) (2004 Getty Images)

It’s still hard to believe that the iconic host of “Jeopardy!”, Alex Trebek, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer.

Since his death, fans and former contestants have been sharing heart-warming stories about Trebek, from memorable moments on the show, to competitors telling quick anecdotes about the famed TV host.

They all show just how great of a man Trebek really was.

So here are a few moments that will probably go down in “Jeopardy!” history, and hopefully, they will make your day a little bit better.


A fan of the show’s son dressed as Trebek for Halloween and posted a tweet with a photo, hoping it would get back to Trebek. It most certainly did, and the show’s Twitter account tweeted back that the picture made Trebek smile.



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