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Starred as ABC’s Batman from 1966 to 1968, then later went on to provide voices in various animated superhero series.
He married his third wife, Marcelle Tagand Lear, in 1970. He had a total of four children and two step-children.
How did Adam West die?
Adam West's death was caused by leukemia.
|Cause of death||Leukemia|
|Age of death||88 years|
|Birthday||September 19, 1928|
|Death date||June 9, 2017|
|Place of death||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, Specifically: Scattered in the Pacific Ocean|
If you paint a picture and I paint a picture, we each want to do it our own way. And we’ll stand or fall on whatever we did.Adam West
In the late ’60s, there were the the three B’s: The Beatles, Batman, and Bond.Adam West
I would hate to be a bitter, aging actor.Adam West
There was a time when ‘Batman’ really kept me from getting some pretty good roles, and I was asked to do what I figured were important features. However, Batman was there, and very few people would take a chance on me walking onto the screen. And they’d be taking people away from the story.Adam West
Over the years, I’ve learned that if you can just hang in there and, regardless of what’s presented to you, take it as a challenge and try to bring in something fresh, then it works.Adam West