A dark day for fans of the actor, director and writer of many great comedies, but none bigger to the golf world than his direction of Caddyshack.
According to the Chicago Tribune's Mark Caro, Harold Ramis died after a long battle with complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare disease. He was just 69.
Here is Ramis talking about Caddyshack in an AFI posted video talking about the Marx Brothers influence on the film:
Here's a 30-minute making of Caddyshack that has aired in recent years, not online and driven mostly by Ramis' insights.