From 1978 until his death, Baker lived and played mainly in Europe, only returning to the US once a year for a couple of performances.
He rose to stardom with Mr.
Chet Baker: 1929 — 1988 The original image is no longer available, please contact if you need access to the original image.
Sometimes known as the Prince of Cool and the James Dean of jazz, was one of the most popular and controversial jazz musicians.
A year later, the couple welcomed their only child together, a son named Chesney Aftab Baker.
He had severe head wounds which were apparently sustained from having fallen from the 2nd-floor window.