Jean Currivan Trebek

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Real Estate Agent (1964)
Sun Dec 22 2019
By   Manish

Quick Timeline Of Jean Currivan Trebek

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Ex-husband : Alex Trebek
Alex Trebek died in 2020

A marital bond is concerned with three things that are experiencing the memories of togetherness, understanding each other's faults, and keeping the promise to never surrender from their relationship. So, Jean Currivan Trebek andAlex Trebekare also maintaining a cherishable bond in their marriage for several decades. Currently, Jean is a New-York based real estate agent, and Alex is presently hosting a reality game show, Jeopardy! since 1964.

Jean was born on 12th September 1964 in the United States of America and grew up in Huntington, New York. More to that, she belongs to the white ethnic background/race and holds American citizenship. Let's take a glimpse of Trebek's personal life.

Jean & Alex Trebek's Married Life

The 55-year-old real estate agent, Jean and her husband, Alex walked down the aisle on 30th April 1990 at Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport, a 3-star hotel situated in California. The duo invited more than 150 wedding guests in their nuptial ceremony.

The duo had their first encounter at a party in 1988, and shortly after the night, they created great chemistry in between. Alex even invited Jean for dinner at his home, which led them to know about each other perfectly and date afterwards.

Jean Currivan and Alex Trebek's wedding ceremony
Photo: Jean Currivan Trebek and Alex Trebek united as husband and wife in a beautiful ceremony
Source: Twitter @Jeopardy

A year later of dating, Alex gave a gift on Jean's 26th birthday, where he brought black velvet pants and a bolero jacket on 12th September 1990. Surprisingly, he also made a mesmerizing proposal with a 16-carat sapphire ring in a little wicker box. With so much happiness on Jean's face, she approved his proposal and got engaged shortly after a while.

Despite 24-years of the age gap, the pair are enjoying the happiest moments of their lives together. In an interview with People, Alex once said that he had a wish to know Jean from his childhood, but it was just a dream for him. Nevertheless, they're still carrying their love life beautifully.

Parents to Two Children

Jean and Alex are the guardians of two lovely kids, Matthew TrebekandEmily Trebek. Furthermore, their older child, Matthew, was born in 1990, and he currently runs a Mexican cuisine and cocktail restaurant in New York since 2015.

On the other side, Emily was born in 1993 and is currently at the age of 26. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Philosophy from Loyola Marymount University since 2015.

Alex Trebek with his daughter, Emily Trebek
Image: Jean Currivan Trebek's daughter, Emily, and husband, Alex Trebek
Source: Instagram @jeopardy

Jean's daughter, Emily also had a keen interest in design and architecture and also interned as an assistant event coordinator in Culver City, CA. Following that, she serves as a real estate investor in Marina Del Rey, CA.

Husband, Alex's First Marriage

Jean's spouse, Alex was first married to an American businesswoman, Elaine Callei in an intimate ceremony held in 1972. Eventually, the pair divorced in 1981, after staying in a marital relationship for seven years.

Alex Trebek with his former wife, Elaine Callei
Picture: Alex Trebek with his first wife, Elaine Trebek
Source: Listal

During the time when they were a wedded pair, they adopted a beautiful child, Nicky Trebek, who was born in 1966, in Toronto, Canada. As of now, she serves as a production coordinator for her father's classic game show, Jeopardy!

Photo: Alex Trebek's first daughter, Nicky with her siblings, Matthew and Emily Trebek 
Source: Instagram @trebeklife

Alex also had some past affairs and dating records with high profile women. He stated that he dated Susan SullivanStefanie Powers, and Rona Barrett before bonding with Jean.

Net Worth - $500 Thousand

Jean Currivan Trebek maintains a total fortune of $500 Thousand as of 2019. She earns a subsequent remuneration from her profession as well. In the United States, the average annual salary of a real estate agent is $51,565, reported by Glassdoor. So, her income might be listed on the same range.

Jean's spouse also has a lucrative wealth of $75 Million which is probably aided by his wage of $18 Million from his TV show, Jeopardy!. Every weekend, he shoots 35 episodes with collecting $78 Thousand per episode and earns $391,000 every year. Meanwhile, Greg Gutfeld is also receiving a fruitful payroll from his TV show.

House Valued In Millions

Jean's spouse, Alex purchased accommodation for $1.9 Million to establish his son's restaurant in Harlem, New York City, NY. The Trebek's family's residence consists of two bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a duplex garden.

Jean Currivan Trebek's husband, Alex Trebek sold his Lake Nacimiento, California house
Image: Jean Currivan Trebek and her husband listed their Lake Nacimiento, California residence for sale
Source: Los Angeles Times

Alex recently sold his luxurious habitation located in Lake Nacimiento, California, for $1.3 Million, which he bought at $1.399 Million. It covered 2,600 square feet area, which features three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Just like Alex, Jeff Probst also has a home near Lake Nacimiento, CA.

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