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A resident of the state of California won the lottery half a billion dollars. The message on it appeared on the website of the lottery Mega Millions.
American bought the lucky ticket in San Jose. All six numbers in it coincided with the winning combination “1 2 4 19 29 20” and brought it to the owner of 522 million dollars (about 3.3 billion).
The CEO Mega Millions Gordon Medenica (Gordon Medenica) congratulated the lucky man and noted that his winning would be the fifth largest in the history of the lottery.
Eight participants of the lottery guessed five of the six numbers, six of them will receive a prize of one million dollars, and two or three million. Just the drawing was 3.1 million winning tickets.
In mid-July, it was reported the British plasterer, who managed to purchase a winning lottery ticket at the last moment, thanks to miss him in the queue woman. The man won a million pounds, and plans to spend on a “dream wedding”.
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