Valentine's Day, also called Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine,
is an annual ..... Jack B. Oruch writes that the first recorded association of
Valentine's Day with ro...
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According to one legend, an imprisoned Valentine actually sent the first ... end of
the 5th century, when Pope Gelasius declared February 14 St. Valentine's Day.
Feb 9, 2016 ... By the fifth century, Pope Gelasius had officially declared February 14 as St.
Valentine's Day. However, scholars believe it was medieval poet ...
Feb 5, 2015 ... While not thought to be directly related to modern Valentine's Day traditions ...
also established a much more Christian celebration and declared it ... This poem
is generally considered to include the first explicit Valentine's Day ...
Feb 14, 2016 ... But why exactly do we celebrate Valentine's Day and how did it come to be that it
... of the 5th century when Pope Gelasius declared February 14 St Valentine's
Day. ... It's thought this was the first ever Valentine's Day greeting.
Feb 13, 2011 ... Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate romance and love and ... A few may even
be spending this day the same way the early Romans did.
Feb 14, 2010 ... The history of St Valentine's Day, from its pre-Christian origins, ... The then Pope,
Gelasius, declared 14 February to be St Valentine's Day, a Christian feast day. ...
lovers worldwide: Hallmark Cards produce their first Valentine.
The roots of St. Valentine's Day lie in the ancient Roman festival of ... Legend has
it that Charles, duke of Orleans, sent the first real Valentine card to his wife in ...
Around 498 A.D., Pope Gelasius declared Feb. 14 as St. ... Hallmark first offered
Valentine's Day cards in 1913 and began producing them in 1916. In addition to
Originally a Christian holiday, Valentine's Day is a celebration of romantic love ...
The feast of St. Valentine was first declared to be on February 14 by Pope ...