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Johnny Gilbert
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Name John L. Gilbert III
Born July 13, 1924
Place Newport News, Virginia
Occupation Announcer, Host
Spouse Sheree Gilbert


Johnny Gilbert (born John L. Gilbert III July 13, 1924, in Newport News, Virginia) is an American announcer who has mainly worked on various game shows. He is best known for announcing Jeopardy! since its premiere and still does it today. The first game show that he ever announced was Music Bingo, a program that aired for two years on both NBC and ABC. Johnny also was a sub announcer on Wheel of Fortune when the late Charlie O'Donnell was sick in 1995, on the April Fools 1997 episode when Alex Trebek hosted, and in 2010 following Charlie O's death. Johnny also hosted a few game shows, one of which was Music Bingo. He was also a singer and had his own album entitled The Voice of TV's Jeopardy!, Johnny Gilbert Sings. Johnny also lends his voice to the Nintendo Wii version of Jeopardy!, alongside host Alex Trebek.

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