Are you dreaming of winning the lottery jackpot prize? How much would you like to win? Would you like to win $100 million US dollars? Some lucky winners won unimaginable amount making them instant millionaires. Here is a list of the largest lottery jackpot prizes ever won in history.
By far, the largest lottery jackpot prize ever won is a breathtaking $ 656 million. It is the world largest jackpot prize in the world. However, it was won by three people on March 20, 2012. The prize was won from Mega Million of the United States. Each of the 3 winners from the states of Maryland, Kansas and Illinois get a share of $ 218.7 million.
So far, the largest jackpot won by an individual player in the world is $590.5 million from Powerball of the United States. It was won on May 18, 2013 by a woman from Florida, USA.
Europe’s largest lottery jackpot prize ever won is £161 million from EuroMillions of the United Kingdom. It was won on July 12, 2011 by a ticket holder from Scotland.
Asia’s largest lottery jackpot prize ever won is Php 741 million from the Grand Lotto 6/55 in the Philippines. It was won on November 10, 2010 by a ticket holder from Olongapo City, Philippines.
South America's largest prize is R$ 195 million from Mega-Sena of Brazil. It was won by four winners on December 31, 2010.
Australia's highest lottery prize is A$ 112 million from OZ Lotto. It was won by four winners on November 6, 2012.