The Story Of The $300 Million Lottery Winner

So they say, “you win some, you lose some.” This could not have been any truer for one of the most famous lottery winners ever, especially after going through so much in such a short span of time. From Jackpot to Jack squat, Jack Whittaker fell from grace hard in this terrible tale.

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Andrew Jackson Whittaker, better known as Jack Whittaker, hit the jackpot in 2002 when he won a whopping, mind blowing $314.9 million in the Powerball multi-state lottery. At the time, it was the largest single-ticket lottery win in the history of the U.S.