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Jerry Frankel (I) (1953–1987)

Jerry Frankel was born on February 10, 1953 in New York, USA as Jerry David Frankel. He was a composer, known for Close Ties (1983) and Jeopardy! (1984). He died on July 13, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Close Ties
Close Ties Composer
Jeopardy! Himself - Contestant


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 1983 Close Ties (TV Movie)
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 1985 Jeopardy! (TV Series)
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- 1985 Tournament of Champions Final Game 2 (1985) ... Himself - Contestant
- 1985 Tournament of Champions Final Game 1 (1985) ... Himself - Contestant
- 1985 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal Game 2 (1985) ... Himself - Contestant

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Jerry was the first winner of the Jeopardy! (1984) Tournament of Champions in 1985. Unfortunately, he died of AIDS a little over a year after his victory.

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