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The biggest lottery winners and losers around the world in the last decade
5/5/20 5:36:39 PM

Spanish lottery winners (left) and a Mega Millions lottery ticket (right).The last decade boasted some of the biggest lottery wins of all time.In 2016, a whopping $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot was won in the US — the worlds biggest ever jackpot. Elsewhere in the world, the Spanish Christmas lottery holds the record for the biggest payout, offering total prize money of over 2 billion euros ($2.2 billion)Unfortunately, there are also downsides to coming into large amounts of money so publicly, including cases of theft and murder. Here are some of the biggest winners and losers of the lott...