The Godfather | Study Guide

Mario Puzo

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The Godfather | Character Map

Don Vito Corleone Powerful, manipulative head of the Corleone Mafia family Youngest son Brothers Spouses Eldest son Counselor Friends Counselor Daughter-in-law Daughter Son-in-law Spouses Sonny Corleone Hot-tempered man; leads the Corleones into a gang war Michael Corleone Intelligent, manipulative man; drawn into becoming a Mafia leader Kay Adams Compliant woman; marries into the Corleone family Carlo Rizzi Conceited man; commits abuse Connie Corleone Abused woman in the Corleone family Tom Hagen Intelligent, loyal lawyer and counselor for the Corleones
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