Place of Birth: Naperville, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Birth: July 1984
Ethnicity: German, Japanese
James Holzhauer is an American game show contestant and professional sports gambler. He is known for his record-breaking appearances on the show Jeopardy!, where he is the third highest-winning overall contestant.
His father, Juergen Holzhauer, is a German immigrant. His mother, Nachiko Ide, is Japanese.