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Q. Herennius Decius

Quintus Herennius Decius: son and co-ruler of the Roman emperor Decius (r. 250-251).

Herennius Decius


Successor of: Decius

Basis of a statue for Herennius Decius (Aquincum)


Appointed by his father Decius as co-ruler, but killed in a fight near Abritus in Moesia. His father died soon after but Hostilianus, a younger son was adopted by Trebonianus Gallus. This young man soon died of natural causes.

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