He was born near Kalvarye (Kalvarija), Lithuania. He emigrated to the United States. He was the author of Idishkeyt in amerike (Judaism in America) (New York, 1957), 104 pp. He published three books in English on ethnic Jewish issues.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 504.