So what is Valentine’s Day exactly? Valentine’s Day, also called St. Valentine’s Day or Feast of Saint Valentine, is a celebration of love amongst husbands, wives, boyfriends, and girlfriends.
Why Valentine’s Day?
Today, Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days for sharing greeting cards to express your love. In Italy, Saint Valentine’s Keys symbolize the unlocking of the giver’s heart to someone else.
Who is Saint Valentine?
A martyr named Saint Valentine was sentenced to jail and later executed. Before being executed, Saint Valentine restored his jailer’s blind daughter’s eyesight and wrote her a letter signed “Your Valentine” as a goodbye before his execution.
When did Valentine’s Day Start?
Saint Valentine died on February 14th in AD 269. Later, in AD 496, Valentine’s Day became a day to honor his life.
Where did Valentine’s Day Start?
Initially, it was a feast day in Rome. Later, it turned into a celebration of love around the world.