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St. Valentine's Day Facts
- The United States, Canada,
Mexico, United Kingdom, France and Australia all celebrate
- 74 percent of Americans celebrate Valentine’s Day.
- Approximately 192 million cards exchanged.
attribute the first “Valentine’s Card”
being sent from Charles Duc d' Orleans in 1415 to
his wife, while a prisoner in the Tower of London.
Birds" derives from the belief that birds chose
their mates on Feb. 14. Some believe this fact is
one of the origins of the Valentine’s Day Holiday.
- Cupid was the symbol for the Roman God of Love.
15% of women in the US send themselves flowers on
Day is forth on the list for the holiday with the
most candy sales behind Halloween, Easter, and Christmas.
first Valentine's Day box of chocolates was introduced
by Richard Cadbury in 1868.
receive the most Valentine’s.
- More St. Valentine's Facts HERE