|Kataoka Ichiz˘ I
The founder of the line Kataoka Ichiz˘ I held this name from 1810 to the 10th lunar month of 1858, then from the 10th lunar month of 1859 to the 7th lunar month of 1862.
The actor Kataoka Ichiz˘ I playing the role of Kanp˘ Jirokichi in the michiyuki "Iro Naoshi Kata no M˘sen", which was staged in the 1st lunar month of 1830 at the Ichimuraza (print made by Utagawa Kunisada I)
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ II
Kataoka Ichiz˘ II | Kataoka Jűz˘ I | Nakamura Kajaku | Nakamura Hangor˘ | Kataoka Takiz˘
Dates of birth and death unknown. He started his career as a disciple of Kataoka Ichiz˘ I, performing under the name of Kataoka Takiz˘. He later on became a disciple of Nakamura Utaemon IV and received the name of Nakamura Hangor˘. He went to Edo in 1856 and achieved a great success at the Moritaza, playing the roles of Sawai Matagor˘ and Sakurai Rinzaemon in the drama "Motomishi Hana Bunbu no Norikake". He took the name of Nakamura Kajaku in the 2nd lunar month of 1857 at the Moritaza, playing in the drama "Irifune Soga Nihon no Torikaji". He joined back the Kataoka clan and took the name of Kataoka Jűz˘ I in the 7th lunar month of 1860 at the Nakamuraza, playing the roles of Haji no Hy˘e and Miyoshi Kiyotsura in the drama "Tenmangű Rish˘ no Kamigaki". He went back to Kamigata in 1865 and took the name of Kataoka Ichiz˘ II most likely in the 3rd lunar month at the Kado no Shibai, playing the role of T˘ma Sabur˘emon in the drama "Tengajaya". His name disappeared from theater playbills in 1866, before the beginning of the Meiji era. He was mainly a supporting katakiyaku actor. His tsűsh˘ was Kataichi.
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ II playing the role of Hara Goemon in the classic "Kanadehon Chűshingura" (mitate-e made by Nakai Yoshitaki in 1865)
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ III
|The actor Kataoka Ichiz˘ III held this name from 1877 to December 1906.
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ III portraying Fujiwara no Shihei
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ IV
The actor Kataoka Ichiz˘ IV held this name from October 1909 to December 1926.
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ V
The actor Kataoka Ichiz˘ V held this name from October 1934 to June 1991.
|Kataoka Ichiz˘ VI
Kataoka Ichiz˘ VI
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