The $1,109.14 donation from James Holzhauer was to a pancreatic cancer research walk that takes place in James Holzhauer's hometown of Naperville, Illinois on July 14th. The donation and the specific number has significance as it is representative of his daughter's birthday, which is November 9th, 2014. She sent along a "Get Well" card for Mr. Trebek. For all the details and the full story, check out the video above! 

Alex Trebek at the 2019 Emmy's

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Alex Trebek at the 2019 Emmy's