Arashi Kangor˘ I
Arashi Kangor˘ I  In Japanese

Dates of birth and death unknown. Most likely a disciple of Arashi Kanjűr˘ I. He was recorded in the 1819 ďsaka hy˘banki and in the 1820 Ky˘to hy˘banki in the koyaku/musumegata section. No record afterwards.

The name of Arashi Kangor˘ I in the 1819 ďsaka hy˘banki (the zone within the red box)

Arashi Kangor˘ II
Arashi Kangor˘ II  In Japanese | Arashi Kankur˘ III  In Japanese | Arashi Kanz˘  In Japanese | Arashi Mankichi II  In Japanese

Date of birth unknown. Disciple of Arashi Kanjűr˘ I, he was recorded as a koyaku actor performing at the Moritaza in the 11th lunar month of 1808. His first stage name was Arashi Mankichi II. He took the name of Arashi Kanz˘ in the 11th lunar month of 1816 at the Nakamuraza. His rank in the 1817 Edo hy˘banki, tachiyaku section, was (superior) [visual]. Arashi Kanz˘ and his master Arashi Kanjűr˘ I respectively took the names of Arashi Izabur˘ II and Arashi Kankur˘ III in the 11th lunar month of 1841 at the Kawarasakiza. Then, he took the name of Arashi Kangor˘ II in the 8th lunar month of 1842. His rank in the 1860 Edo hy˘banki, jitsuaku section, was j˘-j˘ (superior - superior) [visual]. He was active up to the end of the Edo period. He died in 1868.

Haimy˘ Yag˘
Keish˘, Kanshi Gusokuya

Arashi Kangor˘ II in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III (1862~1863)

Arashi Kangor˘ 2.3
Arashi Kangor˘  In Japanese

There were records for an actor named Arashi Kangor˘ in 1872, in 1874, from 1878 to 1883 and in 1896. Same actor or different actors? The question is still open.

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