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Alex Trebek Suffers Heart Attack

12/11/2007 4:10 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

TMZ has learned that "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek has suffered a heart attack. I'll take medical emergencies for $1000!

A rep for the show confirms to TMZ the 67-year-old host had a minor heart attack but is "resting comfortably." We're told he will be back in the studio for the show's next scheduled tapings in January.

Trebek, who was born Giorgi Suka-Alex Trebek, has been the host of "Jeopardy!" since September of 1984.

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George Clooney is a Pu$$y    

First

2510 days ago
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Cartman    

I'll take defibrillators for $1000, Alex.

Get well dude.

Thanks

2510 days ago
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Sarah    

Poor Alec! Get well soon!

2510 days ago
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Yiyi    

i'll pray for you !!!

2510 days ago
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Highjinks    

Kebert Xela

2510 days ago
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D    

I hope he feels better soon,so he can enjoy his holiday season with his family.

2510 days ago
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BOEING 787    

To Alex; get well soon and rest well.

I just learned this about this four minutes ago on CNN Headline News.

2510 days ago
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EEWWWW YUCK!    

Get well soon Alex!!!! Your game show is 1st class, and teaches America to be smarter!!!! God Bless!!

2510 days ago
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crus    

Theres always a first. First time I won't make fun of someone on TMZ.
Alex Trebek and Reese Witherspoon, other than that, everyones fair game.

2510 days ago
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Tangie    

I love this man dearly! Glad he is ok.

2510 days ago
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L    

Suck it Trebek! Suck it long and suck it hard.

But really, get better soon!

2510 days ago
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Sarah    

Get better soon Alex! Do what the docs say and de-stress! Life is precious, be good to yourself!

2510 days ago
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Wtf    

God Bless Alex, Take Care and Come Back Stronger.

2510 days ago
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Sparticus    

FEEL BETTER mr. Trebek! WE LOVE YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2510 days ago
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John    

Poor fellow Canadian. I hope he gets well soon!

2510 days ago
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