On June 02 2004 a wise man got his first, in a long string of Jeopardy wins. From a humble background inas a software engineer, Ken Jennings took his first step in setting the world's longest Jeopardy win streak. He was finally beaten November 30 2004 by Nancy Zerg, of Ventura, Ca. after winning 74 games in a row. He lost after missing this final Jeopardy question: Most of this firm's 70,000 seasonal white-collar employees work only four months a year. His answer was: What is Federal Express? The correct answer was: What is H&R Block? Ken Jennings set many Jeopardy and game show records along the way and here are a few: Games played: 75 Game win streak 74 Total winnings: $2,520,700.00 + $2,000.00 consolation prize for finishing second. Highest 1 day win: $75,000.00 Largest winning margin: $73,200.00
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Ken Jennings with 74 games
the longest winning streak is 48 win-streak by Boston Collage
I believe there longest winning streak was 13 wins
Their longest home winning streak was 14 games
2nd longest winning streak is 89 wins from Julio Cesar Chavez
universality of Wisconsin-Whitewater has the longest winning streak in all of college football
Houston Rockets 22 winning streak
Longest winning streak: Pittsburgh Penguins with 17 straight wins Longest winning streak at home: Detroit Red Wings with 23
Tha Yankees longest winning streak is 9 May 13-21.
The longest winning streak for the Toronto Blue Jays is 11 wins
The Blue Jays' longest winning streak was 11 games in 1987 and 1998.
Ken Jennings. He holds the current record (as of September 2017) of 74 consecutive victories.
As of Apr 18, 2013, Bryant University has the longest Division I baseball winning streak, which is 19.
AC Roma is the team in Serie A that has had the longest winning streak of 10 games in the 2013 2014 season.
Michigan's longest winning streak against Ohio State is 9 games (1901-1909) and Ohio State's longest winning streak against Michigan is 6 games (2004-2009).
The long UF winning streak is 9 games (1968-1976). The longest FSU winning streak is 4 games (1977-1980 and 1987-1990).
longest new york rangers winning steak
Their longest streak of not winning the World Series is 24 years, from 1982 to 2006.
Currently, the Milwaukee Bucks hold the third longest winning streak at 20 games, which they set in the 1970-1971 season.
The Blue Jays franchise longest winning streak is 11 games from August 27, 1998 through September 7, 1998.
The Yankees longest World Series winning streak is five years. They were the champions from 1949-1953.
UCLA's 88 game win streak is the longest in mens basketball
Alabamas longest streak over auburn is 9 games
The Florida State Seminoles have the longest consecutive bowl game winning streak. It has a total of 30 straight bowl games with a winning streak of 22-7-1.