|Game||Draw Date||Results||Next Drawing Date|
|Powerball||12/18/2013||07-24-37-39-40, Powerball: 01||12/21/2013|
|MEGA Millions||12/17/2013||08-14-17-20-39, Mega Ball: 07||12/20/2013|
|SuperLotto Plus||12/18/2013||14-16-17-24-33, Mega Ball: 02||12/21/2013|
|Daily 3 Midday||12/19/2013||9-8-9||12/20/2013|
|Daily 3 Evening||12/19/2013||9-8-6||12/20/2013|
|Daily Derby||12/19/2013||1st:1 Gold Rush-2nd:4 Big Ben-3rd:5 California Classic, Race Time: 1:44.21||12/20/2013|
The California State Lottery has been around since 1984, and has a rich history with plenty of exciting California lottery information to learn. To buy or redeem tickets you have to be a resident and 18 years old, but before you head out to play, you may want to learn more about how the lottery got started and what your money will be going to.
The California State Lottery started on November 6, 1984 after the people voted for Proposition 37, called the California State Lottery Act of 1984. The first tickets were sold on October 3, 1985.
Games in the lottery include Mega Millions, Super LOTTO Plus, Fantasy 5, Daily 3, Daily 4, Daily Derby, and scratchers.
From the proceeds of the Lottery, 50 percent goes to the prizes, 34 percent goes to education, and 16 percent goes to the administration of the Lottery. In April of 2010, this was changed to 87 percent going to the public and 13 percent goes to administration.
The Lottery gives over 1 billion dollars annually to education. 77 percent goes to educators, 18 percent goes to materials, like books and computers, and 5 percent goes to other programs and services. From 1985 to 2009, the lottery has given almost 22 billion dollars to education. In 2009, the California State Lottery made almost 3 billion dollars, and has made over 59 billion dollars since 1985.
Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the winning number information on this web page, mistakes can occur. In the event of any discrepancies, California State laws and California Lottery regulations will prevail. Lottery data is provided for entertainment and informational purposes only. SuperMedia does not condone or encourage the practice of gambling by providing this information. If you or someone you love have a gambling problem, learn more through Gamblers Anonymous.
The largest jackpot in MEGA Millions was $315 million won on November 15, 2005. There was only one winning ticket, which was bought by a group of seven people. The winning numbers were 2, 4, 5, 40, 48 and the MEGA number was 7. Each winner got around $25 million before taxes. Another big winner in the MEGA Millions was Gilbert Cisneros, who had just been laid off from his job.