KHAYIM BASEYN (H. BASSEN) (April 25, 1886-March 4, 1931)
Born in Vasilkov (Vasylkiv), Ukraine. In July 1905 he emigrated to the United States and became a furrier. He published a drama, Tsurik tsu zikh, drame fun idishn lebn in nyu york (New York, 1923), 186 pp., which was translated into English as “Back to God: A Play of Jewish Life in New York.”
Source: Kalman Marmor, in Morgn-frayhayt (March 9, 1931).