Characters - Alphabetical
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SofiaAkramiAmir's mother.
Dr.AmaniAn Iranian pulmonologist.
RaymondAndrewsThe clerk at the American Embassy.
BettyCaldwellThomas's wife.
ThomasCaldwellRahim's American friend who runs a charity.
JimmyCarterThe former U.S. President.
Mrs.DobbinsAmir's eligibility officer.
OmarFaisalAn immigration lawyer that Raymond recommends to Amir.
Mr.FayazzAmir's new friend. The hotel manager where Amir stayed.
MartinGreenwaltAmir's agent.
DaoudKhanThe President of Afghanistan.
FatiullahKhanAmir's teacher.
JalalKhanRahim's brother.
RahimKhanAmir's friend. Business partner and best friend of Amir's father.
HenryKissingerThe United States secretary of state.
Dr.KumarA plastic surgeon from New Delhi.
Del MuhammadBaba's friend who owned a kabab house.
Dr.NawazAmir's doctor.
Mr.NguyenOwner of Fast & Easy grocery store.
Mrs.NguyenMr. Nguyen's wife.
RonaldReaganThe current U.S. President.
Dr.RosenSoraya and Amir's doctor.
AhmadS. MassoudA Tajik Hero.
Dr.SchneiderA pulmonologist.
NaderShahThe Iranian ruler.
Zahir ShahThe current Afghanistan king.
JamilaTaheriSoraya's mother. Aka: Khanum Taheri.
Mr. IqbalTaheriA general in Kabul. Baba's friend.
SorayaTaheriMr. Taheri's daughter. A girl that Amir falls in love with.
JohnWayneAn American actor.
AhmadZahirAmir's neighbor.
Aisha Amir's nurse.
Ali Hassan's father. Baba's childhood friend. Aka: Boogeyman, Babalu.
Assef Mahmood's son.
Ayub A caller from a talk show on T.V.
Baba Amir's father. Aka: Mr. Hurricane.
Dello Baba's friend.
Dr. Faruqi A head and neck surgeon.
Farid Amir's driver.
Faruq Nader's brother.
Farzana Hassan's wife.
Fazila Homayoun's daughter.
Ghazi Amir's grandfather.
Gholam Amir's driver.
Hassan The Harelipped kite runner. Amir's childhood friend.
Homaira Rahim's fiance.
Homayoun Baba's second cousin.
Jalaluddin Amir's servant.
Kamal Assef's friend.
Karim A man who drives people out of Shorawi.
Karima Fazila's twin.
Khorami An Iranian author.
Mahmood Baba's friend. An airline pilot.
Omar Amir's friend. A son of an engineer.
Rakhsh Rostam's fleet-footed horse.
Rostam The great warrior.
Saifo A nearly blind old man. The famous kite maker.
Salahuddin Baba's butcher.
Sanaubar Hassan's mother. Ali's cousin and wife.
Sasa Hassan's grandmother.
Shafiqa Baba's cousin.
Sharif Jamila's brother. Soraya's uncle who worked for INS.
Sohrab (1) Rostam's valiant nemesis.
Sohrab(2) Hassan and Farzana's son.
Suzy Sharif's wife.
Toor Karim's brother.
Wahid Farid's brother.
Wali Assef's friend.
Zaman The director of the orphanage in Afghanistan.
Ziba Iqbal's former servant.