Valentine Day Fun Facts -
Happy Valentine's Day
- 36 million. This figure comes from the Chocolate Manufacturer's Association.
- Where was Charles when he penned this valentine?
In the Tower of London. The greeting is now located in the British Library in London.
- 85%. This is according to the Greeting Card Association.
- 1 billion. Valentine's Day is the second largest card-sending holiday of the year. Christmas is first with approximately 2.6 billion cards sent.
- Venus. Venus was the Goddess of Love and Beauty.
- Two – Valentine, Nebraska; and Valentine, Texas
- Fun facts:
More than two million couples get married each year in the United States
One billion Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged annually.
One-fourth of Valentine’s Day cards are humorous.
More than half of shoppers spend more than $3 for a Valentine’s Day card.