Geva Argov was born on March 14, 1969 in Delaware. His parents, Sarah and Shmuel were Israelis studying in the US. In 1974 Geva and his family returned to Israel, settling in Haifa, where he attended elementary and Reali schools.
In 1987 Geva was drafted into the Army within the framework of Noar Chalutzi Meuchad . On April 16, 1988 he was killed in a traffic accident on the way to his unit. He was buried in the Haifa Military Cemetery. He was survived by his parents, his brother Itai and a sister.