Yvonne Craig, The Original Batgirl, Dies At 78
Yvonne Craig, the original Batgirl in ABC's "Batman," has died at 78 years old. She suffered from complications after battling cancer for two years.By Lexie Hammesfahr | August 19, 2015
Yvonne Craig, the actress who played Batgirl in ABC's 1960s series "Batman," died Monday night. She was 78 years old.
Craig had been fighting breast cancer, but a statement on her website says complications from the cancer metastasizing in her liver were the cause of death.
Craig was best known for her role on "Batman," but she also starred in many movies and TV shows, including two movies with Elvis Presley. She co-starred with Hollywood icons including Bing Crosby, Don Knotts, George Hamilton and Dennis Hopper. (Video via ABC)