He was born in Ostrov (Ostrów), Poland. He studied in religious elementary schools and with the local rabbi, and he also acquired secular subject matter. He later moved to Bialystok and was active in the distribution office of the city. He published articles on political matters in the local press and was a member of the literary circle in Bialystok. Further information remains unknown.
Source: Byalistoker leksikon (Bialystok handbook) (Bialystok, 1935).