Born in Brooklyn. Served in the U. S. Navy 1942 to 1945. Married to Aida.Employed as policeman in New York City. Employed as an insurance salesman.
Founding member of the American Israel Numismatic Association and president in 1988. Founding member of the Israel Numismatic Society of Brooklyn. Founding member and past president of the Israel Numismatic Society of Queens. Founder and past president of the Israel Numismatic Society of Queens.
He received the ANA Medal of Merit in 1995. Convention chairman for the 1997 convention in New York City.
He died in Long Island, New York.
Obit: CW 11/5/2001Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies