Get Hit By A Meteor, Win An Oscar And 8 More Things That Are More Likely Than Winning The Lottery

When it comes to winning the lottery, everyone who plays is confident that he or she is going to win that jackpot. However, with a chance of 1 in 14 million, doing so is much much harder than you think.

In fact, a lot of the things we consider ‘unlikely to happen’, are actually far more likely than winning the lottery.

From being crushed by a meteor to winning an oscar, here they are: (the article continues after the ad)

10. Die from being left-handed and using a right-handed product incorrectly – 1 in 4.4 million (Source)

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9. Being crushed by a meteor – 1 in 700,000 (Source)

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8. Die from being hit by a falling plane part – 1 in 10 million (Source)

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7. Die in a plane crash – 1 in 11 million (Source)

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6. Getting hit by lightning – 1 in 10 million (Source)

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5. Die from flesh eating bacteria – 1 in 1 million (Source)

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4. Become an astronaut – 1 in 12 million (Source)

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3. Give birth to identical quadruplets – 1 in 13 million. (Source)

Photo: U.S. Air Force by Senior Airman Jet Fabara

2. Win an oscar – 1 in 11,500 (Source)

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1. Win an Olympic medal – 1 in 662,000 (Source)

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Good luck on the next lottery!

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Sources: Lottery: 11 things that are more likely than winning the Lotto jackpot