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Valentine's Day, also known as Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint
Valentine, is a celebration observed on February 14 each year. It is celebrated in
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"The story of Valentine's Day begins in the third century with an oppressive
Roman emperor and a humble Christian Martyr. The emperor was Claudius II.
Valentine's Day is a time when people show feelings of love, affection and
friendship. It is celebrated in many ways worldwide and falls on February 14 each
Flowers, candy, red hearts and romance. That's what Valentine's day is all about,
right? Well, maybe not. The origin of this holiday for the expression of love ...
Feb 13, 2011 ... Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate romance and love and kissy-face fealty. But
the origins of this festival of candy and cupids are actually ...
The Catholic Church no longer officially honors St. Valentine, but the holiday has
both Roman and Catholic roots. The Origins of St. Valentine's Day. A quick ...
The history of Valentine's Day is obscure, and further clouded by various fanciful
legends. The holiday's roots are in the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalia, ...