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Valentine's Day, also called Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is an annual ..... In 1868, the British chocolate company Cadbury created Fancy Boxes — a decorated box of chocolates — in the shape of a heart for Valentine's  ...

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Find out more about the history of History of Valentine's Day, including videos, interesting articles, ... Origins of Valentine's Day: A Pagan Festival in February.

www.npr.org/2011/02/14/133693152/the-dark-origins-of-valentines-day

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 ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/02/14/style/valentines-day-facts-history.html

Feb 14, 2017 ... The New York Times pondered the history of Valentine's Day in 1853. Well, it's 2017 .... Whatever its origins, Valentine's Day is now a big deal.

www.infoplease.com/valentines-day-history

Pagan festivals, Christian saints, Chaucer's love birds, and the Greeting Card Association of America.

www.theholidayspot.com/valentine/history_of_valentine.htm

The History of Valentine's day originates from the fourth century B.C, and might ... and featuring cupids and hearts began to be created on this day and handed ...

www.businessinsider.com/history-of-valentines-day-2017-2

Feb 12, 2017 ... This is the story of the origins of St. Valentine's Day.

www.cbn.com/spirituallife/ChurchandMinistry/churchhistory/st_valentine_the_real_story.aspx

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 ...

www.newsweek.com/why-we-celebrate-valentines-day-romance-chaucer-424480

Feb 9, 2016 ... However, it's possible the origins of Valentine's Day were a way for the Christian church to divert attention from the pagan fertility festival ...