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Hostilian

Hostilian: emperor of the Roman world (r. 251).

Hostilian
Hostilian
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Successor of: Decius

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After the death of his father Decius and his elder brother Herennius Decius, Hostilianus was adopted by Trebonianus Gallus. He soon died of natural causes.

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