Tributes pour in for Alex Trebek

Tributes are pouring in for Alex Trebek, the legendary television host of Jeopardy! who passed away yesterday.

Alex Trebek, host of the game show ‘Jeopardy!’, passed away yesterday. (Jeopardy! via AP)

The much-loved Trebek was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer last year and spent the past year undergoing chemotherapy treatment even while continuing to tape new episodes of the show he hosted for decades.

Trebek, 80, died at his Los Angeles home surrounded by his friends and family yesterday morning.