Born the 30th of September 1948 in the Ky˘to Prefecture. His father was Nakamura Tomijűr˘ IV and his mother was the daughter of Nakamura Ganjir˘ I.
He started his career in January 1954, at the ďsaka Kabukiza,
where he received the name of Nakamura Eijir˘ and played a child role in "M˘moku Monogatari".
He took the name of Nakamura Kikaku I (Kikaku was a haimy˘ of Nakamura Ganjir˘ I) in September 1972 at the Kabukiza,
where he performed in the dance "Ayatsuri Sanbas˘" and the drama "Godairiki".
He appeared on stage for the last time in February 1994 at the Kabukiza, where he played in "Kagatobi" and "Debauchi Otama".
He accidentally died in Ky˘to the 20 March of 1994. He was a promising actor, able to perform a wide range of supporting male or female roles,
who unfortunately died before reaching the peak of his career.