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Is Sweetest Day for men?

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Sweetest Day is a holiday for both men and women. It is a day set aside to give cards, flowers, candy or small gifts to loved ones. Sweetest Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in October.

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Is Sweetest Day for men?
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It began in 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio when a candymaker and his committee went into the city and gave out candy to the poor, orphans and elderly. The holiday grew in popularity during the Great Depression. Today, a majority of the cards produced for Sweetest Day are romantic in nature. It is also a holiday that is regional, as residents in some parts of the country are more likely to celebrate.

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