Jean Currivan Trebek
Real State Project Manager
Facts of Jean Currivan Trebek
|Name||Jean Currivan Trebek|
|Date of Birth||September 8, 1963|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Profession||real state project manager|
|Net worth||$1.92 million|
|Spouse||Alex Trebek (m. 1990–2020)|
|Children||Emily Trebek, Matthew Trebek|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Education||Harborfields High School, Greenlawn|
Among many other celebrities, Jean Currivan Trebek is also one who gained enough fans and followers in the media just before she shared her wedding vows with a famous Canadian-American Television personality, Alex Trebek. But according to the sources, Jean used to work as a real state project manager before she began living her marital life with Alex.
Jean was born in Huntington, Long Island, New York, on 3rd September 1963, to the American Currivan family under the zodiac sign Virgo. Likewise, Currivan attended Harborfield High School situated in Green Law, New York.
Blissful Married Life Since 1990
As mentioned above, the actual reason behind Jean’s newfound fame is all because of her celebrity husband, Alex. Trebek and Jean tied their wedding knot on 30th April 1990 in Los Angeles Regency Club. The wedding ceremony was held lavishly in front of 150 guests. Well, celebrity wives such as Desiree DaCosta and Caitlin Murphy Miles often get full media attention for their high-profile marriages.
The 56-years-old, Jean first met her as of now-husband at the part in 1998. After their first meeting, they got attracted to each other and decided to stay in a romantic relationship. In one of the interviews, withPeople Magazine Jean talks about her first dating experience by saying,
“On our first date, I was really nervous and I was afraid as well. I’d mispronounce my own name! But Alex is really down to earth. He’s much more casual than he is on the show.”
Soon, after that, they began sharing a good bond and start spending quality time together. Then on Jean’s 26th birthday, Alex proposed to her with a 16-carat sapphire ring, surrounded by diamonds. She also accepted his proposal, and since then, the pair began living romantically, and till now, there is no sign of the divorce between them.
Twenty-Four Years of Age Gap
The lovely, celebrity wife, Currivan, is 24-years younger than her spouse, Trebek. Although there is a huge gap between the married couple, they are sharing a good bond as the happiest pair. There are rumors in the media related to their age as well, but the duo did not focus on any hearsay, despite that they are continuing their relationship smoothly.
Once in the interview, Alex talks about the age gap between him and her juvenile spouse by saying,
“At first it worried me. But then I thought, ‘the hell with it. We’ll make it work”.
Jean also added, “I can understand why he was cautious about being with a younger woman. So I didn’t try to push him. We just took it one day at a time“.
Helping Like A Beloved And Caring Wife
Jean’s husband, Alex, is a pancreatic cancer patient. He was diagnosed with the 4th stage of pancreatic cancer on March 6, 2019. The Television host Alex said, I am going to fight these diseases, and I need the help of your love, support, and pray I plan to beat the low-survival rate statistics of these diseases.
Video: A Message From Alex Trebek!
He also revealed his diseases by sharing a video on the official website of Jeopardy. Not only Alex but her wife, Jean, is also very supportive of her sick husband and is fulfilling her duty as a loving and caring wife.
Parents To Two Beautiful Kids
Following the marriage, the pair is also now a blessed parent of their two adorable children. They welcomed their first child, a son, Mathew Trevor, in 1990. Likewise, the married couple became parents for the second time in 1993 by welcoming their daughter, Emily Trebek.
The 29-years-old, Mathew, is a restaurateur. He is the owner of the Mexican street-food restaurant called Oso, situated in Harlem. His mother, Jean, is also the investor of the restaurant. Moreover, their daughter, Emily, is a bachelor’s degree holder student in psychology and philosophy which she completed her graduation from Loyola Marymount University.
After the completion of the graduation, she began working in Culver City as an assistant event coordinator. Besides this, Emily is also interested in design and architecture. Read more about Doug Hitchner‘s biography
Net Worth And Salary
Being a real state project manager, Jean has earned a good sum of wealth. So, she might have an estimated net worth of around $1.92 million in total, which she has obtained throughout her professional career.
Currivan, moreover, her husband Alex, has a net value of $75 million. Being a Television host, he earns an annual salary of $18 million. Among many other TV shows, he is famous as the host of the American Game Show, Jeopardy. From there, he is also garnering enough eminence.
He is not only earning a hefty sum of wealth but is also utilizing those worth of purchasing luxurious accessories. As his son’s plan to open the restaurant, he bought a $1.9 million townhouse in Harlem for his only one son, Mathew.
According to the Los Angeles Times Reports, Alex purchased a mountain for $1.5 million just before he shares the nuptial knot with his fiancee and as of now-wife, Jean. He says he planned to build their dream home there.