|Date of birth||1893|
|Place of birth||Hirişeni, Bessarabia Governorate, Russian Empire|
|Year of aliyah||1919|
|Date of death||17 September 1965|
|Knessets||1, 2, 3, 4, 5|
|Party represented in Knesset|
Born in Hirişeni, Bessarabia Governorate, Russian Empire (in present-day Moldova), Guri was educated in a heder and a high school in Chişinău, where he was a member of Tzeiri Zion, before attending the University of Odessa. In Odessa he became secretary of the local branch of the Jewish National Fund and of the Urban Zionist Committee.
He made aliyah to Palestine in 1919, and was a member of Hapoel Hatzair. Between 1922 and 1931 he was a member of Tel Aviv Workers Council. He served as a member of the Assembly of Representatives, and was secretary of the Central Controller Committee of the Histadrut trade union. In 1929 he became a member of Tel Aviv City Council, a role he retained until 1950, and in 1935 became a member of its Cultural Department.
- Israel Guri: Public Activities Knesset website
- Yisrael Guri on the Knesset website