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Batman TV series star Adam West dies at 88

West died after a short but brave battle with leukemia, his family said

Adam West, who played Batman in a 1960s TV series, has died at age 88, according to his family.

The West family posted a statement on Facebook and Twitter, stating he died peacefully Friday night following “a short but brave battle with leukemia.”

It's with great sadness that we are sharing this news…Adam West passed away peacefully last night after a short but…

Posted by Adam West on Saturday, June 10, 2017


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