TV's BATGIRL Yvonne Craig Passes Away At 78

TV's BATGIRL Yvonne Craig Passes Away At 78

TV's BATGIRL Yvonne Craig Passes Away At 78

Actress Yvonne Craig (Star Trek, The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Fantasy Island), who is best known for her work as Barbara Gordon/Batgirl on the classic 1960s Batman TV series, has passed away at the age of 78 after a battle with cancer. Come pay your respects here.

Yvonne Craig, an actress best known for portraying Barbara Gordon a.k.a. Batgirl on the 1966 television series Batman, has passed away at the age of 78. She was at her home in Pacific Palisades at the time of her passing and had been battling breast cancer, which had metastasized to her liver.

In addition to Batman, she also appeared on Star TrekThe Man From U.N.C.L.E., Fantasy Island, The Mod Squad, and The Many Lives Of Dobie Gillis. Her movie appearances included It Happened At The World's Fair and Kissin' Cousins, which were both opposite Elvis Presley

Craig is survived by her husband, her sister, and two nephews. 

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