The game of Texas Holdem has become the most popular version of the most popular card game played on the planet, Poker. But how did Texas Hold’em come to be? No one really knows. There is no clear evidence as to when Poker was formally introduced and it is speculated that game derived from borrowing elements of several ancient card games. One things for sure though, the birth of Poker is a very old one. As for the Texas Holdem version of this game, legend has it that the first game was played in Robstown, Texas (hence the name ‘Texas Holdem’) in the early 1900’s and became known in Dallas soon there after.