Q. What is Valentine's day?


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The holiday's roots are in the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalia, a fertility celebration commemorated annually on February 15. Pope Gelasius I recast this pagan festival as a Christian feast day circa 496, declaring February 14 to be St. Valentine's Day.

Valentine's Day History - Infoplease

  • Last Updated Feb 20, 2017
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