Illinois (IL) Lottery results and winning numbers
About game and lottery results
About the Illinois Lottery
The Illinois Lottery was launched in 1974 and continues to make people millionaires up till now. Two months after its launch, the first woman became a big winner. Her name was Irene Halley. 1974 was also the year 100 million tickets were sold. In the following year, the Illinois Lottery started to offer first lottery games of instant style.
2010 was the year that brought addition of another six games and gave the state residents even more chances to become millionaires thanks to big jackpots. Obviously, at that time, Mega Millions was already available as well. In terms of records, the biggest game of the state is Illinois Lotto which has been running for more than 30 years now. The jackpots total at least $2 million and all you need to do is choose six correct numbers which later will be drawn.
Every US state has some lotteries whose drawings take place every day. Illinois is no exception as Daily 3 & 4, Little Lotto and Midday 3 & 4 are the games that can be played on a daily basis. When it comes to the lottery’s income, 30 cents in each dollar are given to the school fund that was worth $625 million few years ago. Other examples of raising money for good causes are many different instant games from which the revenue went straight to veteran support programs.