Yvonne Craig, “Batgirl” passed away at age 78

yvonne-craig-2Yvonne Craig, the actress best known for her role as Batgirl in the 1960’s Batman TV series, died on Monday, Aug 17th.

According to her spokesperson, Craig passed away at her home surrounded by her family. She had been suffering from breast cancer that metastasized to her liver.

Most famous for her appearances as “Batgirl”, Craig made numerous guest appearances on television and even starred in two film opposite Elvis Presley! (It Happened at the World’s Fair and Kissin’ Cousins)