Summary: New York woman who in 1978 convinced her teenage son Marc to kill her wealthy father Franklin Bradshaw, one of the country's wealthiest men, in what became the inspiration for two books (including Shana Alexander's Nutcracker: Money, Madness, Murder: A Family Album), two TV miniseries and a recent documentary on Court TV, who wanted her father killed because of what she considered his stinginess.
Cause of Death: Emphysema
Born: April 6, 1938
Died: March 30, 2004
Location: San Diego, California