Game Show Hosts Quiz
He hosted Match Game for two decades.
- Gene Rayburn hosted various editions of the game show Match Game for over two decades. Rayburn was a radio personality before appearing on television. He died in 1999 of congestive heart failure.
He hosted American Bandstand from 1957-1988.
- Along with hosting American Bandstand, Dick Clark hosted the game show Pyramid and the New Year's Eve special Dick Clark's New Years' Rockin' Eve. Clark is credited with introducing rock and roll to many Americans. He died in 2012 of a heart attack.
He hosted What's My Line.
- Born in South Africa, John Charles Daly was an American television and radio personality, best known for hosting What's My Line? on CBS. Daly was also the first national correspondent to report the attack on Pearl Harbor. He died in 1991 of cardiac arrest
He was the original host of Family Feud.
- Richard Dawson is the original host of Family Feud, which first aired in 1976; however, his role in Hogan's Heroes began his rise to fame. Dawson was both a comedian and an actor as well as a game show host. He died in 2012 from esophageal cancer.
He hosted The Price is Right from 1972-2007.
- Bob Barker has hosted both The Price is Right and Truth or Consequences. Joining the Navy during WWII, Barker attended college after. During college, he pursued a radio career and was given his own radio show.
He was the host of Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? from 2007-2009.
- Beginning his career by doing stand-up comedy, Jeff Foxworthy hosted Are You Smarter than a Fifth Grader? from 2007 to 2009. Foxworthy also hosted The American Bible Challenge.
She hosted Wipeout from 2004-2018.
- Along with hosting Wipeout, Jill Wagner is also an actress and model. Wagner appeared in the public eye in 2003 when she was chosen as a cast member for Punk'd.
He hosted the show Deal or No Deal.
- Starting out in stand-up comedy, Howie Mandel hosted Deal or No Deal beginning in 2003. Mandel is now known as a judge on America's Got Talent. He has been very outspoken about his journey with OCD and depression.
Who is the current host of Jeopardy!?
- Host of Jeopardy! since since its revival in 1984, Alex Trebek has also hosted a number of other game shows. Trebek was born in Canada but became a naturalized US citizen in 1998.
He is the current host of The Price is Right.
- Drew Carey, who has hosted The Price is Right since 2007, previously rose to fame from his time hosting Who's Line is it Anyway?. Carey began his stand-up comedy career in 1985 and still has dabbled in various television shows.