Cosme Bashay

born: 27 September 1890
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
died: 21 August 1952
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(injuries from auto turnover, age 61)

American actor, cowboy, and horseman, once "one of the principal cowpunchers" on William S. Hart productions; he also worked for Kalem.
Real name: Cosme Arthur Bauchette
Height: 5'10½"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


An Eastern Westerner

The Harold Lloyd Encyclopedia by Annette D'Agostino Lloyd (book) (1910 Census) (WWI draft reg. card) (1918 marriage) (1918 marriage) (1918 marriage) (1928 marriage) (1928 marriage) (1940 Census)
Cosme Arthur Bashay, "U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942" ( (CA Death Index) (death certificate)
Cosme A Bashay, "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007" ( (memorial tablet request) (Los Angeles Times, 16 Jan 1923) (Fresno Morning Republican, 17 Jan 1923) (Santa Cruz News, 18 Jan 1923) (Los Angeles Times, 03 May 1927) (Burbank Daily Review, 13 Jun 1927) (Burbank Daily Review, 16 Jun 1927) (Citizen-News [Hollywood, CA], 21 Dec 1937) (Daily News [Los Angeles, CA], 21 Aug 1952) (Los Angeles Times, 22 Aug 1952) (Citizen-News [Hollywood, CA], 22 Aug 1952)
Jesse Brisson (research and information)
Jim Jarvis (help with height)

This page was last updated on: 03 June 2022