It's amazing how this particular day transformed itself into a day for lovers, since the name Valentine, although connected to three different historical saints and martyrdom, is also connected to a tragic event of spilled blood called, the Valentine's Day Massacre which occurred on the streets of Chicago involving the notorious gangster, Al Capone.

There's so much information on the history of Valentine's Day that I thought you could read about some of it on the links in the previous paragraph.  Here are more links in case you're interested:

 

 

5 Fun, Different and Surprising Valentine’s Day Dates

http://tsminteractive.com/five-fun-unusual-valentines-day-date-ideas/

What Job Can Help You Find the Love of Your Life?

http://tsminteractive.com/what-job-can-help-you-find-the-love-of-your-life/

Who’s More Stressed on Valentine’s Day — Singles or Couples?

http://tsminteractive.com/whos-more-stressed-on-valentines-day-singles-or-couples/

5 Myths & Legends That Make Valentine’s Day Interesting

http://tsminteractive.com/valentines-day-myths-and-legends/