Valentine’s Day Facts

Did you know…

  1. The day is celebrated as the commemorative day of Saint Valentine. The interesting fact is it is not certain whether this is one specific person, or the group of fourteen martyred saints of ancient Rome, all of the same name.
  2. The Valentine’s Day chocolate boxes were introduced in 1868 by Richard Cadbury.
  3. Some popular symbols of love used to express feelings are cupid, arrows, doves, love birds, roses, and hearts.
  4. The girls during medieval times used to eat strange food items, as it was believed that by doing so, they would dream of their future spouse or lover.

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