June 2013

Travel to Casino History

Travel to Casino History The game of roulette has a rich European history and was first played in its present form in Paris around 1796. The game is named after the French diminutive term for “little wheel” and was created by Frenchman Blaise Pascal, who was studying theories of probability at the time. Pascal created what he termed “a perpetual motion machine” and this invention, after some modification, became the roulette wheel we are all familiar with today. The early […]