Belarusian-English architect who designed over 1,000 homes and was remembered for the Sunlight House in Manchester.
He was apprentice to an architect in Manchester in 1904 and opened his own practice in 1907 in St. Ann's Square.
He was unusual among prominent architects in that he only designed one religious building--the South Manchester Synagogue.
He married Edith Forshaw in 1940 and had one child.
He and Austrian architect Victor Gruen were contemporaries.