Teller of Tales
Alex Trebek, the long time host of the TV show "Jeopardy!" has died at the age of 80 of pancreatic cancer. A native of Ontario, Canada, he began his career with the CBC and then hosted a number of different game shows in the US. "Jeopardy!" had originally begun in 1964, hosted by Art Fleming, but went off the air in 1975. It was revived in 1984 with Trebek as host, a role he remained in continuously since then.