Around 498 A.D., Pope Gelasius declared February 14th St. Valentine's Day, though that day had previously been associated with the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalia.
Valentine's Day, also called Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine,
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Feb 5, 2015 ... While not thought to be directly related to modern Valentine's Day .... While some
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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, ...
Feb 12, 2017 ... This is the story of the origins of St. Valentine's Day. ... mate" (although the blog
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At the end of the 5th century, Pope Gelasius declared February 14th to be St.
Valentine's Day, according to History.com. The day did not become associated
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 ...
Who Invented Valentines day? Valentines day, also known as Saint Valentines
day or Feast of Saint Valentines, began as an early christian celebration of one ...
St Valentine's Day was originally celebrated, because it is 40 days after January
6 th, which was Christ's birthday in the old calendar. The celebration was called ...