Michigan Lottery Says Friday the 13th Is Lucky for Lottery Players
While lots of people have some superstitions when it comes to Friday the 13th, officials with the Michigan Lottery say that the date has actually been pretty lucky for lottery players in the past. Here are some of the examples from the Michigan Lottery of the great winning on Friday the 13th:
- Since 2003, Lottery players have won more than $176 million in Mega Millions jackpots from Friday the 13th drawings.
- Four Michigan Lottery players have hit Mega Millions jackpots on a Friday the 13th. They say that the most recent winner was Kevin Blake from Waterford, Michigan who split a $42 million jackpot with a Rhode Island player on October 13th in 2017.
- 32 lucky Mega Millions players have won prizes ranging from $10,000 up to $1 million on a Friday the 13th.
The jackpot for the Mega Millions drawing on Friday, the 13th of March in 2020, is $80 million. You might just want to see if you can add your name to the list of Friday the 13th winners. Click here to find out more.