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Amazing Facts about Valentine’s Day

Do you know any rare facts about Valentine’s Day? Here are some interesting facts that is food for thought.

Emperor Claudius II was against the marriages of men during the war time. Bishop Valentine performed marriages of these warriors secretly. He was jailed and given the verdict of death. While in prison, he signed the note to the jailer’s daughter ‘from your Valentine’.

During the Victorian times it was considered as bad luck to sign a Valentine card.

This is the largest seasonal card sending and around 1 billion Valentine cards are distributed on this day.

If you are single there is no need to feel dejected and you can celebrate a Singles Awareness Day (SAD).

This day translates as ‘Friends Day’ in Finland, where this day is meant for people to remember your friends.

During medieval times, girls ate bizarre foods so that they could get better spouses.

During the Middle Ages, people used to draw names from a bowl and pin it to their chests for a week. This led to the origin of the expression ‘wear your heart on your sleeve’

These are some of the astonishing facts regarding this romantic day. So, enjoy your Valentine’s day with special Valentine’s day decor, party supplies wholesale and gifts.