Stage names:

Onoe Kanijūrō III
Onoe Sengorō

Real nams: Imura Shigeru

Guild: Otowaya

Line number: SANDAIME (III)

Existence: 9 January 1884 ~ 7 September 1936


Master: Onoe Kikugorō VI


26 August 1885: born in Tōkyō in the district of Shinagawa.

1899: he starts his career as a disciple of Onoe Ushinosuke II, who gives him the name of Onoe Sengorō.

1922: he becomes nadai and takes the name of Onoe Kanijūrō III at the Ichimuraza.

February ~March 1932: Kanijūrō plays at the Tōkyō Gekijō the role of Dozaemon Denkichi in the drama "Sannin Kichisa".

7 September 1936: Kanijūrō dies.


Onoe Kanijūrō III was a supporting tachiyaku actor of the Otowaya guild.

Onoe Kanijūrō III playing the role of the villain Kō no Moronō in the drama "Kanadehon Chūshingura"

The Onoe Kanijūrō line of actors

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