Blackjack History – Wins


I doubt if you will see too many database entries for wins.   Most blackjack players and especially card counters would rather not report those type of events.  But occasionally, some do become known.  Yes, we know, some of the entries below are not blackjack related. 

Event DateEvent Name

On this day in 1852, Prince Charles Lucien Bonaparte of Canino ends a week's gambling at the Kursaal Casino, ahead by 560,100 francs (or over $107,000 US dollars).  [Adjusted for US inflation, that would be over $2.6 million in US dollars today.]


On this day in 2003, a 25-year old software engineer from Los Angeles, won an incredible $39,713,982.25 at an Excalibur slot machine.

Big Win
The Unknown Card Counter

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