The game of Roulette is quite an old game dating back from the 1700s. The word ‘Roulette’ means small wheel. The most believed story about the game is that a French guy called Blaise Pascal.This guy was graduated in risk calculation, maths, and invented the roulette wheel in 1655.
the original wheel of roulette existed for almost two decades until Francois and Louis Blanc got involved. The French also added a “0” to the roulette wheel so that 37 slots in the wheel numbered 0 through 36 to increase the probability House unchanged. This method legends have been told that these two men are in one way or another connected with the devil because if all the numbers in the roulette wheel add up, they equal to “666”. Even at this time was gambling illegal in France, the game still spread through Europe. Francois Blanc actually established the first casino in Monte Carlo. In this regard, is that the game has become known as the “King of playing casino. ”
Roulette in US history
It was during the 1800s roulette spread to the US, where a “00” space was added, 38 slots on the wheel to increase house odds even more because US casinos were not happy with the advantage that the player had to make. You may have an American eagle in this place seen as it is sometimes used for the double 0 space.
The roulette game became even more popular when gamblers started studying the results of the wheel. Joseph Jagger, a famous roulette player appointed in 1873, capturing six casino clerks of the results of the wheels at the Monte Carlo casino, Beaux-Arts Casino. He found out that one number was drawn more times than other numbers. He eventually won € 450,000 using this strategy before he was caught by management.