Have you ever thought about what are the highest lottery scores in history? Many people purchase lottery tickets and play different lottery games. Everyone wants to try their luck with the lottery tickets so, if you want to find out what are the highest jackpots in U.S history, from smallest to largest, just continue reading this article.
1. $564 million Powerball
This jackpot was won on February 11, 2015, and it has divided into the three winners. Marie Holmes, one of the winners, a single mom from North Carolina used to work at Walmart, at the time of winning the jackpot. She has said that she is planning to save money from children’s college, buy a house for children and herself, and donate some money to charity.
2. $587.5 million Powerball
This jackpot was won on November 28, 2012, and it has divided into the two winners, Matthew Good, and the Hill family from Missouri. Cindy and Mark Hill from the prize money bought a horse for their daughter, and they all went on a beach vacation.
3. $590.5 million Powerball
This jackpot was won on May 18, 2013, and it has won by only one winner, Gloria Mackenzie, an old lady, at 84, who lives in Florida. ‘’Another lottery player was kind enough to let me go ahead of them in line to purchase the winning quick-pick ticket, ‘’she explained after winning the jackpot.
4. $648 million Mega Millions
This jackpot was won on December 17, 2013, and it has divided into the two winners, Ira Curry from Georgia, and Steven Tran from California. The winning combination of numbers for Ira was the combination of birthdays in her family. ‘’I hit the jackpot. I do not think I’m going to come in today, tomorrow, or ever, ‘’ Tran said his boss after winning the prize.
5. $656 million Mega Millions
This jackpot was won on March 30, 2012, and it has divided into the three winners. The sweet couple in retire from Illinois, Merle and Patricia Butler was the third winner of the jackpot. The name of the main winner has never revealed but we know for sure that the winning ticket was bought in Kansas.
6. $758.7 million Powerball
This jackpot was won on August 23, 2017, and it has won by only one winner, Mavis Wanczyk from Massachusetts. Mavis is the biggest single winner of the jackpot in North America history.
7. $1.5 billion Powerball
This jackpot was won in October 2018, and it has won by only one winner, from South Carolina. This was the biggest jackpot to one man in U.S. history.
8. $1.6 billion Powerball
This jackpot was won on January 13, 2016, and it has divided into the three winners. John and Lisa Robinson from Tennessee, Maureen Smith from Florida, and Mae and Marvin Acosta from California were the winners of this largest jackpot ever in the history of lottery scores.
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