Jim and Dorothy Sprague wrongly believed they'd won $4.3 million in the Colorado Lottery; their six numbers matched the winning numbers printed in their local paper, the Pueblo Chieftan. But it turns out the paper had mistakenly reprinted a previous day's numbers.

Related Link: The Spragues seem to be taking this a whole lot better than most people would.

[Source: The Daily Mail. See previous Numbers of the Day here. ]