David Becker, an attorney from Washington D.C., was a contestant on the U.S. version of the show on February 22, 2001. He walked away with $125,000. He appeared at the Tax-Free Edition of the show with the jackpot of $1,970,000.
Prior to his Millionaire appearance, David was a 2-game champion on Jeopardy! in January of 1999, winning $27,601. In his second game, he defeated Kraig Norris.
David wasn't real sure, so he decides to Ask the Audience, with Complementary having the bigger percentage of the four. He went with the audience and won $16,000.
$32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
From 1979 to 1985, who was the host of the TV show "Dance Fever"?
• A: Leo Sayer
• B: Deney Terrio
• C: Lorenzo Lamas
• D: Rick Dees
$64,000 (11 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these pairs of U.S. capitals is located closest to each other?
• A: Tallahassee & Boise
• B: Sacramento & St. Paul
• C: Austin & Bismarck
• D: Jackson & Des Moines
$125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
Who composed the music for the 1944 ballet "Appalachian Spring"?
• A: George Gershwin
• B: Leonard Bernstein
• C: Aaron Copland
• D: Benjamin Britten
$250,000 (13 of 15) - Not Timed
Under whose reign was the original Domesday Book compiled? 'Phone-a-Friend' and '50:50' lifelines used
• A: William the Conqueror
• B: Charlemagne
• C: Peter the Great
• D: Attila the Hun
David didn't know, so he called John for help. His friend said Charlemagne, ruling out Attila the Hun, but he also thinks after hearing the remaining answers that it's William the Conqueror. David used his 50:50 leaving A and B. He finally decides to walk away with the $125,000. The answer was A: William the Conqueror.