A number of people take poker so sincerely that they miss the ‘fun’ part about it. There are quite a lot of interesting facts about the game that you may perhaps have not known. It has been recorded that about 65 million Americans play the game of poker and legally, all the casinos in Las Vegas are not obliged to pay back their casino debts. Majority of famous people enjoy playing poker and are great players themselves. Doyle Brunson is one of the first poker players to win an amount of $1 million after the 1976 world poker championship.