Thursday, February 14, 2013

Fact of the Day: Valentine Who?

Valentines Day is obviously named after Saint Valentine. Ironically little is known about St. Valentine except his name and that he died on the Via Flaminia road near Rome. Almost everything else about his life is debated and uncertain. 

13 comments:

  1. and that is why it doesnt really matter if i say "I love you" to my wife today or any other day.

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  2. Yeah that is ironic considering he is one of the most well-known saints.

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  3. Interesting.. Have a happy Valentine day.. Ciaooo...

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  4. Get's his own day with no info, that's impressive.

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  5. but he still has a day in the calendar with his name where people celebrate love.

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  6. Hallmark sure knew how to capitalize on this saint.

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  7. Nice fact for this day! Happy Valentine's day, Adam!

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  8. Interesting fact, as always, Adam.

    Happy Valentine's Day!

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  9. well thats is quite interesting and mysterious too

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  10. And yet he's the face of this holiday. Go figure.

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  11. nice haah:)

    would you like to follow each other?

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