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$1,000,000These are happy times for five Capitale‑Nationale residents

$1,000,000These are happy times for five Capitale‑Nationale residents

Montréal, April 30, 2019 — Five Capitale-Nationale residents are splitting the $1,000,000 Lotto 6/49 guaranteed prize they won during the April 6 draw. The winners, who don’t know each other, purchased their ticket using Formule Groupe from the Jean Coutu pharmacy on Boulevard des Chutes in Québec City. Each of them is collecting a $200,000 share of the prize.


In summary

  • Lottery: Lotto 6/49 played with Formule groupe
  • Prize: $1,000,000
  • Category: Guaranteed prize
  • Draw date: April 6, 2019
  • Winners’ place of residence: Capitale-Nationale
  • Retailer: Pharmacie Jean-Coutu (1352 Boulevard des Chutes, Québec City)
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec office in Québec City



  • Clémence Dubé

  • Line Dufour

  • Jean-Claude Lévesque

  • Evelyne Tshibola Tshika

  • Julie Vaudreuil


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. Between January 1 and April 23, 2019, Loto-Québec has paid out 30 prizes of $1,000,000 or more and produced 18 millionaires. Its Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 8 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Winners of large prizes are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries site.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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