The US Mega Millions lottery is one of the richest lotteries in the world. One look at the US Mega Millions lottery jackpot history reveals it all. On the 8th of July 2016, the biggest Mega Millions jackpot won by a single ticket holder was distributed! A whopping $540 million! Good enough for the third largest jackpot in Mega Millions history. But there were even bigger jackpots than that in recent years. On 17 December 2013, a massive $648 million jackpot was hit by 2 players. Each of the winners – one from San Jose, California and one from Atlanta, Georgia – won $324 million each. During 2013 alone, 11 Mega Millions jackpots were recorded. The lowest payout in 2013 was listed as $19 million – nowhere near a record amount, but still a whopping lottery payday by anyone’s admission. On March 30, 2012 statistics reveal a $656 million jackpot – still the biggest jackpot of all times – which was split three ways for $218.6 million each.
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