A Good Day’s Work
The highest winning for one single day came in 2010. Roger Craig took home an astounding $77,000 just by answering a bunch of questions. He blew the next best figure out of the water by $2,000 to become a record holder and incredibly wealthy all in the same day.
Trebek seems to be fond of tricking the Jeopardy viewers with April Fools’ Day jokes, and he had another great idea to get people laughing. One April 1st he decided to wander out into the studio without wearing any pants. He claimed his prank was to help a nervous contestant feel more at ease on the set.