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All 24 Final Jeopardy Clues That Stumped 'Jeopardy' GOAT Ken Jennings

Ken Jennings established himself as the best Jeopardy contestant of all time with his victory in the Jeopardy: Greatest of All Time tournament in 2020, but long before that, Jennings rewrote the rules for show with a record-breaking run of dominance. He won 74 consecutive games, earning more than $2.5 million, and establishing the bar for all future contestants on the show.

But even Jennings got stumped from time to time. In the 75 games he played during his initial run, he missed 24 Final Jeopardy questions. With the help of J! Archive, we have collected all 24 questions that got the GOAT.

  • Category: WORD ORIGINS

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    Original air date: June 3, 2004

    Ken's response: What is ?
    Correct response: What is spinster?

  • Category: EUROPEAN ISLANDS

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    Original air date: June 8, 2004

    Ken's response: What is Cyprus?
    Correct response: What is Crete?

  • Category: UNITED NATIONS HISTORY

    Photo: Ranker/CBS Television Distribution

    Original air date: June 11, 2004

    Ken's response: Who is Khruschev?
    Correct response: Who is Fidel Castro?

  • Category: COMMUNICATIONS

    Photo: Ranker/CBS Television Distribution

    Original air date: June 17, 2004

    Ken's response: Who are Othello and Hamlet?
    Correct response: Who are Romeo and Juliet?