The History of Roulette

The Origin of the First Roulette

There are quite a few assumptions about the first appearance of roulette and its history. Some suggest that in Ancient Rome they used a device that looked the same for divination. They would cast lots on a round spinning disk. Others claim Indians in South America used to draw a circle and spin an arrow for similar purpose.
Even though it is quite hard to be sure about its history. Let’s try to consider a probable course of events.