Photos: Alex Trebek throughout the years

He lived an extraordinary life

Alex Trebek attends the ""SNL 40th Anniversary Special" at Rockfeller Plaza in New York City in 2015. (Photo by Lars Niki/Corbis via Getty Images)
Alex Trebek attends the ""SNL 40th Anniversary Special" at Rockfeller Plaza in New York City in 2015. (Photo by Lars Niki/Corbis via Getty Images) (Getty Images.)

Alex Trebek’s final week of “Jeopardy!” episodes are on this week, with the final one he filmed airing Friday.

Trebek, the iconic longtime host, lost his battle with cancer and died Nov. 8, 2020.

Trebek was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in March 2019, and he continued to host the game show for 18 months. In honor of the legendary TV host and his final episodes, here are a few photos of Trebek from throughout his years. He will always be missed.

Television presenter Alex Trebek and actress Betty White attend the Third Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Santa Monica, California, 1986. (Photo by Vinnie Zuffante/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) ((Photo by Vinnie Zuffante/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images))
Monty Hall, Peter Tomarken, Bob Eubanks, Chuck Woolery and Alex Trebek pose at the Ritz Carlton in Pasadena for the Game Show Network in 2002. (Photo by Jon Soohoo/WireImage) (2002 WireImage.com)
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)
Alex Trebek and "American Idol" Season 4 - Top 7 Finalist, Carrie Underwood, 21, from Checotah, Oklahoma in 2005. (Photo by Ray Mickshaw/WireImage) (Getty Images.)

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