Here’s tonight’s Final Jeopardy answer and question for Friday, December 23, 2016:
Final Jeopardy! category: RECORDING HISTORY
Final Jeopardy! clue/answer: Guinness recognizes his 1902 version of Leoncavallo’s “Vesti la Giubba” as the 1st million-selling record
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Vinnie Chiappini, an attorney from Providence, Rhode Island
||Molly Thacker, a doctoral student from Arlington, Virginia
||Sam Scovill, a G.I.S. technician from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (2-day total: $38,802)
Who is Enrico Caruso?
In addition to the 1902 million-seller, famous tenor Enrico Caruso also released recordings of “Vesti La Giubba” in 1904 and 1907 for the Victor Talking Machine Company.
Caruso received a posthumous Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1987.
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