Brayden Smith Wiki – Brayden Smith Bio
Brayden Smith was known for competing in Jeopardy. The obituary said he reached a lifelong dream as a five-time champion in the popular Jeopardy! television game show.
His appearance was Alex Trebek’s last host, and Brayden was hailed as “Alex’s Last Big Champion” on social media.
Brayden Smith Age
He was 24 years old.
Brayden Smith Education
Smith graduated from the University of Nevada in Economics in 2020 and hoped to go to law school and work as an attorney for the federal government.
Brayden Smith Family
Smith survived by his parents Scott and Deborah Smith and three brothers Bryce, 26, Brock, 18 and Brody, 15.
His family is seeking a donation to the Brayden Smith Memorial Fund “dedicated to advancing the educational aspirations of southern Nevada students.”
Brayden Smith in ‘Jeopardy!’
Smith reached a lifelong dream as a five-time champion in the popular Jeopardy! television game show. His appearance was Alex Trebek’s last host, and Brayden was hailed as “Alex’s Last Big Champion” on social media.
According to Deseret News, Jeopardy! While competing in, Alex Trebek named him “Billy Buzzsaw” for his “ability to overcome his opponent”.
Doing to Jeopardy! It was a lifelong dream for Smith. When he spoke to The Ringer in early January, he said, “I remember being very bad at first … In my defense, I was in elementary school.”
According to Deseret News, in an interview, Smith described Trebek as the “fulcrum” for him.
The exit said, “The best part for me was spending time with [Trebek]. Finally getting on stage with someone I’ve seen five nights a week for over a decade was truly a dream come true.”
Brayden Smith Cause Of Death
According to his obituary, Smith passed away in Las Vegas on February 5, 2021. Currently, no cause of death has been announced. However, Smith’s mother wrote in a tweet that Brayden passed away “unexpectedly”.
— Debbie Smith (@debbieinlv) February 12, 2021