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Encyclopedia > Mickey Shea

Michael Corbatt "Mickey" Shea (1890-1961) is a fictional bootlegger (based on Joe Kennedy) and father of president James Shea and attorney general Danny Shea. He features prominently in the novel, The Godfather Returns. Image File history File links Broom_icon. ... Joseph Darley (Joe) Kennedy (born May 24, 1979, in La Mesa, California) is an American baseball pitcher in Major League Baseball who plays for the Oakland Athletics. ... James Kavanaugh Jimmy Shea (1919-1964) is the fictional president of the 1960 Presidential Election. ... Daniel Brandon Danny Shea (1921-1968) is the fictional Attorney General from 1960 to 1964 in the novels The Godfather Returns and The Godfathers Revenge. ... The Godfather Returns is a novel written by author Mark Winegardner, published in 2004. ...


Biography

Michael Corbatt Shea was born to unnamed parents in Ireland in 1890. His family was poor and dreamed of success. When he was 10, he immigrated to America and lived in the infamous Hell's Kitchen neighborhood. He excelled in sports and academically, was very brilliant, he was also a noted bachelor. Because of his contacts in school, he seemed to be heading somewhere fast, and by 1920, was the Ambassador to Canada. He also met a young Vito Corleone and did business with him by using his olive oil trucks to import whiskey from Canada. He also at this time fathered two sons, James Shea and Danny Shea. By the end of Prohibition in the 1930s, his family was one of the richest in America. He also at this time did some business with Robert Moses and expanded his empire. He was still the ambassador by the end of the 1930s. By the 1940s, he was starting of his sons in the political business. Danny listened to his father, while Jimmy became a decorated World War II veteran. When his son came back, he saw more in Jimmy than he did in Danny, so he trained him extensively so. By the 1950s, Jimmy was the Governor of New Jersey and Danny was the Assistant Attorney General of New York. Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... Hells Kitchen (also known as Clinton) is a neighborhood of New York City that includes the area between 34th Street and 57th Street, from 8th Avenue to the Hudson River. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... This is a list of ambassadors from the United States to Canada. ... Vito Corleone (December 7, 1891 – June 25, 1955), born Vito Andolini, aka The Godfather or The Don, is a character in Mario Puzos novel The Godfather, as well as Francis Ford Coppolas trilogy of films based on it. ... James Kavanaugh Jimmy Shea (1919-1964) is the fictional president of the 1960 Presidential Election. ... Daniel Brandon Danny Shea (1921-1968) is the fictional Attorney General from 1960 to 1964 in the novels The Godfather Returns and The Godfathers Revenge. ... The 1930s (years from 1930–1939) were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles, as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression, also known as the World Depression. ... This is about the urban planner; for other uses, see Robert Moses (disambiguation). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... The 1950s decade refers to the years 1950 to 1959 inclusive. ... “NJ” redirects here. ... This article is about the state. ...


In 1956, he was retired and living a simple, quiet life in Manhattan when he approached the Corleone Family for help. He asked them to get his son Jimmy elected president, in return Jimmy would stop the crackdowns on Organized Crime. At his mansion, he didn't show for a meeting with Tom Hagen for unspecified reasons. But the second time he and Hagen reached a deal that they would get Jimmy elected in 1960 and Hagen would become a Congressman. Ultimately Hagen failed at this task, but Jimmy was elected president in 1960. May people speculated voting fraud and wanted a recount. This was something that Mickey put a stop to. At this time he was also working with Michael Corleone and Hyman Roth on a deal in Cuba. This was thwarted by the Revolution in Cuba. Mickey never lived to see his son run the country as he died in early 1961. Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Manhattan (disambiguation). ... The Corleone family is a fictional Mafia family of Mario Puzos The Godfather. ... Thomas Tom Hagen (1917-1964) is a fictional character in the Godfather books and films. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Corleone (December 25, 1920 – December 29, 1997) is a fictional character in Mario Puzos novels, The Godfather and The Sicilian. ... Hyman Roth (December 28, 1892-March 6, 1959) is a fictional character (based heavily on real-life gangster Meyer Lansky), who plays a pivotal role in the film The Godfather Part II. He was portrayed by Lee Strasberg, a well-respected acting teacher, in one of his few screen roles. ... The Cuban Revolution refers to the revolution that led to the overthrow of General Fulgencio Batistas regime on January 1, 1959 by the 26th of July Movement and other revolutionary elements in the country. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


 
 

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