Born in Jerusalem in 1936.
He started working when he was 14 years old and after he had served three years in the army, he worked in various gingerbread factories in Germany, Holland and Israel. He married Carry in 1961in Amsterdam.
From 1971 till his pension he had different functions in an aviation catering firm at Schiphol airport.
Uri travels a lot and enjoys "dine and wine". His hobbies are paintings, especially pen-drawings, Jewish and non-Jewish history, genealogy and above all Jewish private names in Europe, dating from the Middle-Ages. He owns various databases concerning this subject and he has been involved in some projects here about.
Uri lives in Amsterdam