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Burns Cameron (b. December 11, 1938) is a former Jeopardy! contestant who won a total of $11,110 in his appearances on Jeopardy!, including a then-record 5-game total of $7,070 on the original network version in December 1965. Cameron was also the winner of the 1966 Tournament of Champions, in which he won $4,040. Cameron also appeared on the 2,000th episode (aired February 21, 1972), an all-time best game, in which he faced Elliot Shteir and Jane Gschwend, two contestants that had surpassed Cameron's total, and finished in second place and won $700 for charity.

In 1990, Cameron was invited to compete in the Super Jeopardy! summer tournament as the only player to represent the Art Fleming era. Cameron competed in the fifth quarterfinal game, where he finished in second by one point and won $5,000.

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