The History of...Valentine's Day

The History of…Podcast Show

Feb 13 2023 • 14 mins

On this episode, I talk about the history of the Saint behind the celebration and how we came to know Cupid.

I would like to thank the History website for the information on the topic of…Valentine’s Day. The article was written by the editors on Dec. 22, 2009 and updated Feb. 2, 2023. For more information you can visit their website at

I would also like to thank various other websites for the background on fascinating facts about Valentine’s Day.


On the History website there are a few cool subreads.  Such as:

  • 10 things you didn’t know happened on Valentine’s Day
  • Famous quotes about love for Valentine’s Day
  • Momentous Kisses through History
  • Victorian-Era Valentines could be mean and hostile

Check those out if you are interested

Thanks for tuning in today everyone and until our next journey through time, I challenge you with this …”experience a new perspective and learn something new”.

***Don't forget to message me and let me know your take on the interesting yearly tradition of picking mates back in the day...almost sounds arranged to me***

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