The Violent History Of The Real-Life Gangster Who Shot To Fame In The Godfather

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It’s Carlo Rizzi’s most wretched moment. Mobster Michael Corleone has arrived at his home, determined to find out who killed his brother Sonny. “Don’t be afraid,” says Corleone. “Come on, do you think I’d make my sister a widow? I’m Godfather to your son, Carl.” Believing he’s safe, Rizzi relents. He admits it. He had Sonny killed. “Good, good,” says Corleone. “Leave now; there’s a car waiting to take you to the airport.”

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