KAWARAZAKI GONJÛRÔ
   
FOUR GENERATIONS
Kawarazaki Gonjûrô 0.1
 

The zamoto Kawarazaki Gonnosuke IV held the name of Kawarazaki Gonjûrô from 1742 to 1790.

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I
 

The actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IX held the name of Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I from the 9th lunar month of 1852 to the 2nd lunar month of 1869.

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I playing the role of Azuma no Yoshirô in the dance-drama "Modori Kago Iro ni Aikata", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1861 at the Ichimuraza (print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III)

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô II
 

The actor Kawarazaki Gonjûrô II held this name from April 1911 to January 1955.

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô II playing the role of a passer-by in the drama "Sukeroku Yukari no Edo Zakura", which was staged in March 1939 at the Kabukiza

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô III
 

The actor Kawarazaki Gonjûrô III held this name from May 1956 to February 1998.

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô III playing the role of Sakae Gozen in the drama "Meiboku Sendai Hagi", which was staged in June 1993 at the Kabukiza (source for the illustration)

Kawarazaki Gonjûrô IV
  The actor Kawarazaki Gonjûrô IV is the current holder of the name since May 2003.
 
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