Friday the 13th notoriously lucky for Michigan Lottery

Superstitious either way? Friday the 13th may be your lucky day.

Michigan Lottery players are notorious for hitting it big on Friday the 13th. Though many may avoid ladders, black cats, mirrors, or generally going outside, you may not want to avoid playing the Michigan Lottery.

Since 2009, the Megan Millions game has been extremely lucky on this notoriously unlucky day: they've won more than $95.5 million in prizes. The biggest winner of all came in June 2014 when Kelsey Zachow pulled in $66 million.

Here's a rundown of the big winners and their big prizes.

•         June 13, 2014 - Kelsey Zachow, of Port Huron, $66 million
•         Dec. 13, 2013 - John Morris, of Waterford, $1 million
•         Dec. 13, 2013 - Deanna Wilson, of St. Clair Shores, $1 million
•         Sept. 13, 2013 - Simon Earley, of Belmont, $10,000
•         April 13, 2012 - Lucky 16 Lottery Club, of Oxford, $250,000
•         April 13, 2012 - Roy Redington, of Allen Park, $10,000
•         April 13, 2012 - Christopher Boden, of Muskegon, $10,000
•         May 13, 2011 - Kendall Warren, of Kalamazoo, $27 million
•         Aug. 13, 2010 - Matthew Lukas, of New Boston, $10,000
•         Aug. 13, 2010 - Grace Bonter, of Muskegon, $10,000
•         Nov. 13, 2009 - R. Ganier, of Wyandotte, $250,000
•         March 13, 2009 - Megan Shaffer, of Au Gres, $10,000


Since it's been more than a year, looks like someone is due...could it be you? Friday's jackpost is at $200 million and drawings take place Friday night.

 

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