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St.Valentine's Day Quiz

A quiz on the history and traditions associated with St. Valentines Day. 8 Questions.

 
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1

St.Valentine's Day is celebrated on the 14th February each year, but in what year was it first started?

  • 1542
  • 496
  • 976

2

What Pope started St.Valentine's Day?

  • John 1
  • Boniface 6
  • Gelasius 1

3

In what year did the Catholic Church delete it from the calendar of saints?

  • 1969
  • 1970
  • 1971

4

What miracle is St.Valentine supposed to have performed prior to his martyrdom?

  • Healed a blind girl
  • Made a girl fall in love with an ugly man
  • Made a plain girl adored by all men

5

How many valentine cards are sent in the UK each year?

  • 20 million
  • 25 million
  • 30 million

6

What group of people are estimated to receive the most valentines each year?

  • Postman
  • Teachers
  • Nurses

7

What does SWALK stand for?

  • Sealed with a loving kiss
  • Sent with a little knowledge
  • Stand wellback and lets kiss

8

What author is most associated with establishing the connection of St. Valentine's Day with romantic love?

  • Dickens
  • Chaucer
  • Shakespeare

 

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