A wealthy and successful business man who falls ill and is dying.
Doesn't love her husband and really has no reason to since he betrayed her brother, allowing him to be shot by a firing squad.
The heroic, idealistic older brother who is shot by a firing squad.
"The mulatto" who is Cruz's uncle.
Cruz's only son.
Artemio Cruz's first love, who loved him when he had no money.
Catalina and Artemio Cruz's only daughter and only surviving child.
Cruz's extremely competent and trusted assistant.
Cruz's only grandchild.
Catalina's father and Artemio Cruz's father-in-law.
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