Born: 24 July 1878, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Died: 20 October 1960, Hollywood, California, USA
Basil Ruysdael was a bass-baritone with the Metropolitan Opera Company between 1910 and 1918 and then a vocal coach before becoming a character actor.
High Lonesome (1950) as Horse' Davis, ranch owner
Jubal (1956) as Shem Hoktor