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Happy Valentine’s Day: Who was St. Valentine and why do we celebrate on February 14?


Happy Valentine's Day 2020: Legends say that the day gets its name from a martyred Christian priest St. Valentine, who, it is believed, defied Roman Emperor Claudius II Gothicus' orders, and secretly married couples.

Valentine’s Day 2020: As the official day of love, Valentine’s Day messages first started appearing in the 1500s. Cards followed by the late 1700s. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock)

Happy Valentine’s Day 2020: Every year, Valentine’s Day garners a lot of interest. While for some it is the celebration of love and all things beautiful, others see it as unnecessary. Nonetheless, the day ...


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