Jean Currivan Trebek: Bio, Age, Net Worth, Husband, Etc

For those who believe that age matters in a relationship, look at this beautiful couple who, despite their significant age difference,...

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Jean Currivan Trebek: Bio, Age, Net Worth, Husband, Etc

For those who believe that age matters in a relationship, look at this beautiful couple who, despite their significant age difference, build a beautiful relationship; Jean Currivan Trebek is the wife of renowned “Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek.

Alex has been hosting the game show for over 30 years and signed him by Jeopardy until 2020. Currivan is a talented businesswoman and a manager of New York real estate. She is not comfortable in front of the cameras and doesn’t like the idea of focusing while she has make-up.

The duo has an age difference of 26 years, but that doesn’t stop them from having a beautiful relationship and a complete family with two children. Jean Currivan Trebek was born in September 1963. As of 2019, she is 56 years.

Any additional family, siblings or relatives information is not available. Jean is from New York, and she grew up in Huntington. She went to Harborfeilds High School, and she graduated in 1992 from there. Additionally, Jean belongs to Caucasian ethnicity and is a Native American.

Early Career Life

Currently, Jean is residing in California with her family. Jean told The Week that she is a religious person. She is a member of the North Hollywood Church of Religious Science. The church’s website mentioned her name as a practitioner.

She took part in a Wednesday Evening Taize Service on January 11, 2017, and began the service with a “singing bowl meditation” in the church.


Jean Currivan worked as a real estate project manager who is New York-based.

Jean was always very efficient and devoted to her work, which proved to be remarkably fruitful for her career. She invested her skills and committed herself to her job and helped her company grow in all those years working hard.

Alex Trebek And Jean Currivan Trebek

Jean Currivan married Alex Trebek on 30 April 1990in LA’s Regency Club and exchanged their wedding vows before 150 guests. Further, Jean is a real estate project manager from New York.

Additionally, the couple is together for almost two decades. Jean and Alex first met each other at a party in 1988 and Trebek invited her for dinner. At first, she was nervous; and in an interview with People’s magazine of being afraid of mispronouncing her name on the date.

Jean once said that her husband Alex is honestly proper down to earth and the extraordinary guy who’s a splendid employer to loosen up out with. Alex proposed on her 26 the birthday in September 1989 with a 16-carat sapphire ring which had diamonds on it.

Jean is the only woman in Alex’s life. Before Jean, he was with successful American businesswoman, Elaine Callie in 1974. After seven years of marriage, the couple ended their marital life; he divorced Elaine in 1981.

After the divorce with Elaine Alex lived the single life for nine years. Trebek has no children from his first wife, but he has adopted a daughter named Nicky. Alex's first wife; Elaine later remarried with film producer, Peter Kares.

Jean Currivan Trebek Kids

Jean Currivan has two children, a son and a daughter with Alex Trebek. They are Mathew Trebek and Emily Trebek. Matthew is their firstborn, who was born in 1990 and is 29 years as of 2019. Matthew Trebek owns a restaurant which was invested by Jean.

The restaurant is Mexican called Oso in Harlem. Matthew says he is more like his mother and Emily is more like her father. Jean gave birth to her second child in 1993 and named her Emily Trebek; who is 26 years old as of 2019.

Emily wanted to become an architect when she was a child but when she graduated she decided to go into real estate business and is very successful in her career. She graduated from Loyola Marymount University University in 2015.

As she was getting ready to move her first house, Emily told her dad that she wanted to do it with him.

Net Worth

Before the wedding, her husband, Alex bought a Mountain in Hollywood Hills to build their dream house. He paid $1.5 million for more than 35 acres just north of the Sunset Strip including 21 lots that he planned to sell for from $100,000 to $480,000 each.

Before Alex marriage, he lived on Mulholland Drive in 1984. He owned that home in 1996, and later he sold it. Back in 2013, he has a home in Studio City. Trebek is the manager of a real estate project manager. She is brilliant at her work and loved her job.

Also, she has even indulged her daughter Emily in her business. By profession, she is a successful businesswoman. However, her net worth is still under review.on.

Body Measurements

As for Jean's appearance, she is acknowledged as a beautiful woman who doesn’t look like she is above 50 years old.

Currivan has long brown hair and blue eyes and looks very fit, although it's a secret that she gets time to be so busy with her business and family.