Despite his Jewish upbringing, Harold Ramis, who died today at the age of 69, was not the most Jewish of comedy filmmakers.
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February 24, 2014 | 10:11 am
The Chicago Tribue has reported that Harold Ramis died at 12:53 a.m. on Thursday.
The cause of death was "complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare disease that involves swelling of the blood vessels," the Tribune said.
He was 69-years-old.
Ramis' wife, Erica Mann Ramis, provided the cause and time of the comedy filmmaker's death, the newspaper reports.
February 24, 2014 | 1:05 am
Alice Herz-Sommer, at 110 the oldest known Holocaust survivor, died Sunday (2/23) in London, after starring in a documentary on her life up for a... More.
February 20, 2014 | 5:54 pm
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February 19, 2014 | 1:08 pm