Jean Currivan Trebek was born in Greenlawn, New York on September 8, 1963.
The 57 years old Jean Currivan Trebek attended Harborfields High School in Greenlawn and proceeded to the Pepperdine University in Malibu, California where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree even though the specific discipline of study is not known to the public.
Jean Currivan Trebek and Alex Trebek met when she worked as a bookkeeper for a business executive who happened to be Alex Trebek’s friend.
The two did not have any form of relationship at the time till about seven years after Alex Trebek divorced his ex-wife in 1981.
Alex Trebek and Jean Currivan Trebek’s paths crossed again and outside Jean Currivan Trebek’s workplace when both of them attended a party in 1988.
After the party, Alex Trebek and Jean Currivan Trebek got talking and subsequently scheduled a dinner date in Alex Trebek’s house and it was at this time the two lovebirds started seeing each other.
In 1990, Alex Trebek married Jean Currivan Trebek.
The couple despite being in the limelight managed to keep their marriage away from the media and general public.
Jean Currivan Trebek and Alex Trebek had a son and a daughter together.
Alex Trebek also adopted the daughter of his first wife, Elaine Callie, which she brought from her first marriage.
Alex Trebek died of pancreatic cancer in 2018 and Jean Currivan Trebek has since then not remarried again.