|ICHIKAWA DANJ█Rď III|
Line number: SANDAIME (III)
Poetry names: Tokuben, Sansh˘
Existence: 1721 ~ 27th of the 2nd lunar month of 1742 
Grandfather: Ikushima Shingor˘
Father: Mimasuya Sukejűr˘ I
Adoptive father: Ichikawa Ebiz˘ II
11th lunar month of 1727: he received the name of Ichikawa Masugor˘ at the Nakamuraza, performing in the kaomise drama "Yatsumune Taiheiki", which celebrated the return of ďtani Hiroji I (along with the Kamigata actor Kirinami Onoe) in Edo after 5 years spent in Ky˘to.
11th lunar month of 1735: great shűmei for the Naritaya at the Ichimuraza; Ichikawa Danjűr˘ II, Ichikawa Masugor˘ and Matsumoto Shichiz˘ I took the respective names of Ichikawa Ebiz˘ II, Ichikawa Danjűr˘ III and Matsumoto K˘shir˘ II. The new Danjűr˘ played the role of Seiryűmaru Aratora in the kaomise drama "Kongen Nana Komachi".
Summer 1736: Danjűr˘ played in the same theater the role of Ike no Sh˘ji in the drama "T˘kaid˘ Yukumi Guruma", whose plot and characters belong to the "Oguri Hangan" world. His stage partners are ďtani Hiroji I (the thief Mokuzu no Sanpei), Segawa Kikunoj˘ I (Sanpei's wife), Segawa Kikujir˘ I (the courtesan Onikage), Ichimura Takenoj˘ IV (Oguri Hangan) and Ichikawa Ebiz˘ II (Got˘ Saemon).
9th lunar month of 1736: Danjűr˘ played in the same theater the role of Mejiro no Fud˘ (white-eyed Fud˘) in the drama "Yonin Fud˘" ("The Four Deities Fud˘"); his stage partners in the roles of Meguro no Fud˘ (black-eyed Fud˘), Meaka no Fud˘ (red-eyed Fud˘) and Meao no Fud˘ (blue-eyed Fud˘) were Ichikawa Ebiz˘ II, ďtani Hiroji I and Ichimura Takenoj˘ IV.
11th lunar month of 1737: the play "Dan no Ura Kabuto Gunki" was staged for the first time in Edo, at the Kawarasakiza, as a kaomise drama entitled "Urűzuki Ninin Kagekiyo"; Danjűr˘ played the role of Honda no Jir˘ [casting].
3rd lunar month of 1739: Danjűr˘ played in the same theater the role of Sukeroku in the drama "Sukeroku J˘mon no Hanabusa"; the roles of Ikyű and Agemaki were played by Ichikawa S˘zabur˘ I and Tomizawa Montar˘ I.
11th lunar month of 1740: Danjűr˘ played at the Nakamuraza the role of Shinozuka Gor˘ in the kaomise drama "Miya Bashira Taiheiki", which celebrated the shűmei of Ichikawa Danz˘ III and Tomizawa Tatsujűr˘.
8th lunar month of 1741: last performance in Edo before going to ďsaka; Danjűr˘ performed in the drama "Uruoi Seiwa Genji" but it was not well received by the audience.
11th lunar month of 1741: Danjűr˘ played at the ďnishi no Shibai the role of Shinozuka Iga-no-Kami in the kaomise drama "Bankoku Taiheiki", which included the "Uir˘ Uri" scene and was produced by Sadoshima Ch˘gor˘ I.
12th lunar month of 1741: Danjűr˘ suddenly fell ill and decided to go back to Edo.
27th of the 2nd lunar month of 1742 : Danjűr˘ died in Edo.
 The 27th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 2nd year of the Kanp˘ era was the 2nd of April 1742 in the western calendar.
 The 26th day of the 3rd lunar month of the 10th year of the Ky˘h˘ era was the 8th of May 1725 in the western calendar.
Nakamura Kichiz˘ I (left), Nakamura Shichisabur˘ II (center) and Ichikawa Danjűr˘ III (right) playing the roles of Princess Hitomaru, Chichibu no Korokur˘ and Honda no Jir˘ in the kaomise drama "Urűzuki Ninin Kagekiyo", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1737 at the Kawarasakiza
The Ichikawa Danjűr˘ line of actors
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