Onoe Kikunosuke I

The actor Onoe Eizabur˘ IV held the name of Onoe Kikunosuke I when he was a young boy (in the 1840s).

Onoe Kikunosuke II

The actor Onoe Kikunosuke II held this name from the 3rd lunar month of 1871 to January 1887, then from January 1891 to June 1897.

Onoe Kikunosuke II playing the role of Nishikawa S˘zabur˘ in the drama "Gojűsan Tsugi ďgi no Shukuzuke", which was staged in February 1897 at the Kabukiza (print made by Toyohara Kunichika)

Onoe Kikunosuke III

The actor Onoe Baik˘ VII held the name of Onoe Kikunosuke III from March 1935 to January 1947.

Onoe Kikunosuke IV

The actor Onoe Kikugor˘ VII held the name of Onoe Kikunosuke IV from May 1965 to September 1973.

Onoe Kikunosuke V

The actor Onoe Kikunosuke V is the current holder of the name since May 1996.

Onoe Kikunosuke V playing the role of Benten Koz˘ Kikunosuke in the drama "Benten Koz˘" (illustration courtesy of RANCHUROW (2010) all rights reserved)

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