The Encyclopedia Americana (1920)/Fausta, Flavia Maximiana

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1532983The Encyclopedia Americana — Fausta, Flavia Maximiana

FAUSTA, Flavia Maximiana, flā'vi-ạ mak"sim-i-ā'nạ fās-tạ, Roman empress: d. probably 326 A.D. She was a daughter of the Emperor Maximianus Herculius and was married to Constantine the Great 307; and, for reasons that have never been made clear, was executed by order of her husband.