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Harold Ramis (1944–2014)

Born on November 21, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, Harold Allen Ramis got his start in comedy as Playboy magazine's joke editor and reviewer. In 1969, he joined Chicago's Second City's Improvisational Theatre Troupe before moving to New York to help write and perform in "The National Lampoon Show" with other Second City graduates including John ... See full bio »

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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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[on the death of his friend Douglas Kenney in 1980] Doug probably fell while he was looking for a place to jump. See more »


Lived on the north side of Chicago, Illinois. See more »


Frequently casts fellow Second City alumnus Bill Murray See more »

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