|Intro||American football player|
|Was||American football player|
|From||United States of America|
|Birth||1 January 1915, San Luis Obispo, USA|
|Death||12 August 1973, San Francisco, USA (aged 58 years)|
Richard Joseph Bassi (January 1, 1915 – August 12, 1973) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League (NFL) for the Washington Redskins, Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles, and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He also played for the San Francisco 49ers of the All-America Football Conference. Bassi played college football at the University of Santa Clara and was drafted in the fourth round of the 1937 NFL Draft.