History of Roulette
the game of Roulette is an easy way to make money, you
just have to throw the dice, your ability to win is based
solely on your luck. This has over the years, made it one
of the most popular casino games played.
The actual origins of this game are unknown and will
probably stay so indefinitely. There are many variations
of myth-like explanations for its beginnings. Some say
that it was invented by the 17 th century mathematician
Pascal, while others trace it roots back to ancient China.
Here are some facts that are known about the game of
- The term ‘roulette’ is French for a small
- In order to solve his financial problems, Prince Charles
of Monaco brought roulette to Monte Carlo in the later
part of the 19 th century.
- It was Francois Blanc who was a German casino operator
who set up the famous Monte Carlo casino and convinced
the French authorities to construct a highway to Monte
- In spite of the fact that gambling had become legal
in other locales nearer to France Roulette was played
exclusively in Monte Carlo up until 1933..