Count Ugolino della Gherardesca

A historical personage, a Pisan involved in the battles between the Guelphs and the Ghibellines. Captured by the citizens, he was imprisoned in a tower with his children and grandchildren and left to die of starvation with them. In the Inferno, he devours the head of his enemy, Archbishop Ruggieri degli Ubaldini.


Conte Ugolino Della Gherardesca
Caronte
Pier Delle Vigne
Satana
Avidi
Filippo Argenti
Minosse
Beatrice Portinari
Beati
Paolo Francesca
Cerbero