Henri Murger, who was broke & lived in a freezing attic apartment in Paris, wrote the source material for this 1896 opera

Find out everything that you need to know about today’s Jeopardy episode, including the Final Jeopardy, clues and answers, and the contestants plus who won tonight!

CLUE: Henri Murger, who was broke & lived in a freezing attic apartment in Paris, wrote the source material for this 1896 opera

ANSWER: La Bohème

About Today’s Final Jeopardy – Wednesday, 26 July 2023

“Scènes de la Vie de Bohème” by Henri Murger, a work inspired by his own experiences of poverty in the bohemian community of the Latin Quarter in Paris, provided the narrative basis for an opera produced in 1896. Living in a cold attic apartment, Murger captured both the charm and hardships of this unconventional lifestyle, painting an engaging, if romanticized, picture of bohemian life in Paris in the mid-19th century.

Giacomo Puccini’s “La Bohème,” first performed in Turin, draws from Murger’s work, focusing on the lives and loves of four friends navigating the bohemian lifestyle. The poignant narrative of the opera, featuring the ill-fated love affair of the poet Rodolfo and the seamstress Mimi, deeply resonated with audiences and has secured the opera’s place as one of the most frequently performed worldwide.

Who Won Jeopardy Tonight? – Wednesday, 26 July 2023

Looking to find out who won Jeopardy tonight? Scroll down below to find out everyone’s final scores, as well as the scores after the Single Jeopardy and Double Jeopardy rounds!

Returning ChampionContestantContestant
Julie Sisson
Library Circulation Assistant
Everett, Washington
1 Day Winnings of $11,210

Final Score: $3,590
Round 2 Score: $3,200
Round 1 Score: $2,800
Lucas Partridge
School Counselor
Las Vegas, Nevada

Winning Score: $20,100
Round 2 Score: $20,100
Round 1 Score: $5,000
Alex Muhler
Policy Analyst
Oakland, California

Final Score: $6,100
Round 2 Score: $6,000
Round 1 Score: $7,600

Final Jeopardy Video – Wednesday, 26 July 2023

Watch all the videos from today’s Jeopardy episode below, including highlights, behind the scenes outtakes and full episodes.

Final Jeopardy is the final round of the popular American television game show Jeopardy!, in which participants test their knowledge in numerous areas by answering questions. In Final Jeopardy, participants are given a single clue and must wager a percentage of their existing earnings based on their confidence in their ability to successfully respond.

Each contestant surreptitiously writes down their wager during the commercial break. The Final Jeopardy clue is presented when the programme resumes, and participants have 30 seconds to write down their solution in the form of a question (e.g., “What is…?”). When the timer runs out, the host, reveals each contestant’s response and wager in ascending order of their pre-Final Jeopardy scores. The scores of contestants are adjusted based on whether their response is correct or incorrect, as well as the amount wagered. At the end of the round, the contestant with the highest score is proclaimed the winner.

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