John Bassett was born on August 25, 1915 in Ottawa, Canada as John White Hughes Bassett. He was an actor, known for The Hecklers (1975), The Long Arm (1970) and Homicide (1964). He died on April 27, 1998 in Toronto, Canada. See full bio »
Newspaper publisher, television pioneer and sports team owner. Son of fellow newspaper publisher (of the Montreal Gazette) also called John Bassett (1886-1958). Father of American football club owner, tennis player, and producer John F. Bassett.