Gin rummy, or simply gin, is a two-player card game created in by Elwood T. Baker and his son C. Graham Baker. Contents. [hide]. 1 History; 2 Deck Card rank (highest to lowest) : K Q J 10 9 8 7 6 5. Rummy is a group of matching card games notable for similar gameplay based on matching It is most likely that Indian Rummy is an extension of Gin Rummy and Rummy which originated from the USA. It is played with 13 cards, one or Cards : (52) Varies on game type. Gin Rummy, kurz Gin oder Gin Rommé ist ein Kartenspiel für zwei Personen, das im Jahre von Elwood T. Baker vom Knickerbocker Whist Club in New Die Regeln · Varianten · Chouette · Rezeption.