Who is Harold Ramis ?
Harold Allen Ramis (November 21, 1944 – February 24, 2014) was an American actor, director, writer, and comedian.
His best-known film acting roles were as Egon Spengler in Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989) and Russell Ziskey in Stripes (1981); he also co-wrote those films.
As a director, his films include the comedies Caddyshack (1980), National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983), Groundhog Day (1993), and Analyze This (1999).
Ramis was the original head writer of the television series SCTV, on which he also performed, as well as a co-writer of Groundhog Day and National Lampoon’s Animal House (1978).
His final film that he wrote, produced, directed and acted in was Year One (2009).
Who are Harold Ramis Parents ?
Ramis was born on November 21, 1944, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Ruth (née Cokee) and Nathan Ramis, who owned the Ace Food & Liquor Mart on the city’s far North Side.
Ramis had a Jewish upbringing. In his adult life, he did not practice any religion. He graduated from Stephen K.
Hayt Elementary School in June 1958 and Nicholas Senn High School in 1962, both Chicago public schools, and in 1966 from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, where he was a member of the Alpha Xi chapter of Zeta Beta Tau fraternity.
Who is Harold Ramis Spouse ?
- Birth Name: Harold Allen Ramis
- Birthday: November 21, 1944
- Birth City: Chicago, Illinois
- Died on: February 24, 2014 (aged 69)
- Death Place: North Shore, Illinois
- Cause of death: Complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis
- Occupation: Actor, director, writer, comedian
- Years active: 1968–2014
- Spouse(s): Anne Plotkin (m. 1967; div. 1984), Erica Mann (m. 1989; his death 2014)
- Children: 3 (Julian Arthur Ramis, David Hayes Ramis, Violet Ramis)
- Height: Unknown
- Weight: Unknown
- Eye Color: Unknown
- Hair Color: Unknown
- Net Worth: $50 million