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1 "Deal or No Deal" has been exported to many countries, but the original show, called "Miljoenenjacht", was made in the Netherlands in 2001. Television > Game Shows 02/06/09
2 "Jeopardy!" first aired on NBC on March 30, 1964. Television > Game Shows 11/13/08
3 "Let's Make A Deal" first aired on NBC on December 30, 1963. Television > Game Shows 11/22/08
4 Alex Trebek became the host of "Jeopardy!" on September 10, 1984. Television > Game Shows 11/15/08
5 Bob Barker hosted "The Price Is Right" from September 4, 1972 to June 15, 2007. Television > Game Shows 11/25/08
6 Drew Carey became the host of "The Price Is Right" on October 15, 2007. Television > Game Shows 11/25/08
7 Originally called "Miljoenenjacht", the show was first called "Deal or No Deal" when it was exported to Australia. Television > Game Shows 02/06/09
8 The daytime version of "Wheel of Fortune" first aired on NBC on January 6, 1975. Television > Game Shows 11/25/08
9 The format of "Jeopardy!" is unusual because contestants must phrase their response in the form of a question. Television > Game Shows 11/14/08
10 The original host of "Jeopardy!" was Art Flemming. Television > Game Shows 11/17/08
11 The original host of "Let's Make A Deal" was Monty Hall. Television > Game Shows 11/19/08
12 The original hosts of the daytime "Wheel of Fortune" were Chuck Woolery and Susan Stafford. Television > Game Shows 11/26/08
13 The original version of "The Price Is Right", which aired from 1956 until 1965, was hosted by Bill Cullen. Television > Game Shows 11/21/08


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