He was born in Vilkomir (Ukmergė), Lithuania. He was a teacher in Yiddishist schools in Lithuania. He was killed in the first days of the Nazi occupation of Ukmergė. He authored: Der kleyner bal-khesbhn (The young arithmetician) (Kovno, 1930s); Lomir rekhener, rekhnbukh far yidishe folkshul, tsveyter lernyor (Let do the math, calculating book for Yiddish public school, second school year) (Kaunus: G, Gutman, 1940), 118 pp.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 428.