1966: Batman, Kato and Green Hornet

Another radio crime crusader from the 1930s joins the TV list as Van Williams, right, is presented by Adam West (left), the caped crusader of ABC-TV’s “Batman,”, May 13, 1966 in Hollywood. Williams will star in “The Green Hornet,” soon to go into production in preparation for its September premiere on the ABC network. At center is Bruce Lee, who will play Kato, the Hornet’s faithful servant. (AP Photo/David F. Smith)

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