Cover of Sphinx (April 1907)
|Born||April 26, 1853|
James Bassett in Woolwich, England
|Died||February 28, 1907 (age 53) |
|Resting place||West Norwood Cemetery, Norwood, London, Grave 31,826 - Square 82|
During the latter part of his career, he toured with Albert Chevalier in Great Britain and the United States.
His famous phrase was "Isn't it wonderful?" and his assistant was professionally known as Madame Patrice (whom later married C. Lang Neil).