The Cost of Valentine’s Date the Year You Were Born

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1968
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $12.73 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1968: $1.33

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1967
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $12.26 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1967: $1.22

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1966
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $11.96 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1966: $1.13

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1965
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $11.66 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1965: $1.04

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1964
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $11.49 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1964: 95 cents

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1963
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $11.33 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1963: 86 cents

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1962
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $11.20 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1962: 82 cents

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1961
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $11.07 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1961: 78 cents

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1960
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $10.95 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1960: 75 cents

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1959
> Avg. cost of Valentine’s Day: $10.77 per couple
> Avg. cost of a movie ticket in 1959: 71 cents