CHICAGO (February 24, 2014) Actor Harold Ramis died early Monday morning from complications of autoimmune inflammatory disease, his attorney, Fred Toczek, told The Associated Press.
Ramis was 69.
Ramis was best known for his roles in the comedies "Ghostbusters" and "Stripes."
According to Biography.com, Ramis co-wrote "Ghostbusters," in which he appeared with fellow Second City alums Dan Aykroyd and Bill Murray.
The website says he also co-wrote "National Lampoon's Animal House" and "Meatballs" and directed such films as "Caddyshack" and "Groundhog Day."