It seems that "danger!" James Holzhauer is not the first game show contestant to break a record.
The 34-year-old appeared on "The Chase" in 2014, where he answered 12 questions correctly, won $ 60,000 and broke the show's previous record, according to TMZ. Not to mention that Holzhauer's victory in the series was never exceeded, according to the gossip website.
The professional sports player from Las Vegas, Nevada, has made rapid progress to this day as he joins "Jeopardy!"
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In the episode of Tuesday, Holzhauer surpassed one million dollars in a very short time. His win of $ 1
Last Wednesday, he won the episode for $ 131,127, beating the one-day record he had previously set in his $ 110,914 run.
Before Holzhauer arrived The one-day record was held by Roger Craig on September 19, 2010, when he took home $ 77,000 in a single game.
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Even more exciting, Holzhauer's first record price, $ 110,914, had a special numerical meaning – it was his daughter. She was born on 9 November 2014 (11/09/14).
"I've been saying all along that I want to break Roger Craig's one-player record, and I did it," Holzhauer said.
Jessica Napoli from Fox News contributed to this report.