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Mark Born

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1 player: $5,000.
1991 Tournament of Champions semifinalist: $5,000.
Season 7 5-time champion: $82,899.

While Mark's one-day total of $29,400 (#1585, aired 1991-06-21) was not enough to beat the single-day cash winnings record of $30,600 set by Frank Spangenberg the previous season in his fifth game (#1241, aired 1990-01-15), it was the second-highest single-day winnings amount at the time, and it remained the third-highest one-day total through 1998, earning Mark a spot on the list of the 13 highest one-day winners available on the Jeopardy! web site 1997-1998.

Mark appeared in the following 2 archived games:
#1657, aired 1991-11-12 Mark Born vs. Jonathan Jacobs vs. Lou Pryor 1991 Tournament of Champions semifinal game 2.
#1655, aired 1991-11-08 Mark Born vs. Steve Robin vs. Jim Scott 1991 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 5.
Mark would later appear on Jeopardy! as Mark Born in the following archived game:
#4748, aired 2005-04-06 Dave Abbott vs. Mark Born vs. Paul Gutowski 2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1, game 41. (Cheryl:...

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