Baekeland is stabbed to death by her schizophrenic son, Antony, in London, England.
When police arrived he was calmly ordering a Chinese meal.
was alleged that Barbara was so distressed at her son's homosexuality that she
attempted to seduce him, as a cure...
There were reports that the two had threatened each other with knives on a number
was institutionalized at Broadmoor. However an error led to his release. He went
to live with his grandmother in New York in July 1980. He beat and then stabbed
her to death.
was sent to Riker's Island where he suffocated himself to death March 20, 1981.