Born in Odessa, Russia. Married to Vivian with daughters.
Served on board for Central States Numismatic Society. Founder and first president of the PNG in 1955. Served on the 1972 U.S. Assay Commission. Received ANA medal of Merit in 1962.
He died in a hospital in Cincinnati.
Obit CW 2/13/1974 (photo); NNW 2/19/1974 (photo)Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies