Peter J. Riordan

Peter J. Riordan was a 16-year-old Annandale High School student who committed suicide in Springfield as part of a suicide pact with Patricia Arcularius on September 10, 1959.[1]


  1. McBee, Susanna, and Jerry Landauer. "Suicide Pact Kills Youth in Fairfax." The Washington Post, Times Herald (1959-1973): A1. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). Sep 10 1959. Web. 21 Dec. 2011.