Brayden Smith: The final five-time ‘Jeopardy!’ champ during Trebek’s tenure has died at age 24
Brayden Smith, of Las Vegas, was 24 years of ages when he passed away on February 5. The household did not launch the cause of death.
Smith’s 6 episodes were relayed December 15-18 and January 5-6.
“He was a voracious reader and autodidact, a lover of knowledge and an advocate for justice,” the obituary read.
Smith was a 2020 graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
In the video about his time on the program, Smith stated he was anticipating appearing on a Jeopardy competition of champs.
“The tournament of champions was my favorite tournament every year since I was a kid,” he stated. “These people are some of my trivia idols.”
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.