Activity: 1693 ~ 1735
Father: Abura Kanroku
Brother: Nakajima Kanzaemon I
1693: Saburoshir˘ was recorded for the first time in an Edo hy˘banki.
11th lunar month of 1694: Saburoshir˘ performed at the Yamamuraza in the drama "Kinpira Kaidan Yaburi".
11th lunar month of 1718: Saburoshir˘ played at the Ichimuraza the role of ďta Banzaemon in the kaomise drama "Gozen N˘ Mitsu Uroko", which celebrated the arrival in Edo of the Kamigata actor Onoe Samon.
11th lunar month of 1719: Saburoshir˘ played at the Ichimuraza the role of Taira no Tokikuni in the kaomise drama "Tategami Teika Kazura", which celebrated the shűmei of Tsuruya Nanboku I and Nanboku Magotar˘ II.
11th lunar month of 1724: Saburoshir˘ performed at the Ichimuraza in the kaomise drama "Bankoku Taiheiki"; his stage partners were Ichikawa Danz˘ I, Tomizawa Hanzabur˘ I, Ogino Izabur˘ I, Matsushima Hy˘tar˘, Ogawa Zengor˘ I, Sodesaki Miwano I, Mimasuya Sukejűr˘ I, Fujimura Handayű II, Nakajima Mihoemon I and Nakamura Kichibŕ I.
1st lunar month of 1726: Saburoshir˘'s rank in the Edo hy˘banki, katakiyaku section, was j˘-j˘-hankichi (superior - superior - half excellent) [visual]. He performed in the same theater in the new year drama "Niwatori ďshű Genji".
1st lunar month of 1729: Saburoshir˘'s rank in the Edo hy˘banki, katakiyaku section, fell to j˘-j˘ (superior - superior) [visual]. He also played the role of Kajiwara Genta Kagesue in the new year sogamono drama "Mayuzumi Y˘r˘ Soga".
1st lunar month of 1730: Saburoshir˘'s rank in the Edo hy˘banki, katakiyaku section, was j˘-j˘ (superior - superior) [visual]. He was also recorded as working as a t˘dori at the Ichimuraza. Most likely his last appearance on stage.
Nakajima Saburoshir˘ was an Edo katakiyaku actor who was active from the first half of the 1690s to the end of the 1720s. In his latter years, he stopped acting and worked as a t˘dori at the Ichimuraza.
 The 22nd day of the 4th lunar month of the 6th year of the Sh˘toku era was the 11th of June 1716 in the western calendar.
Nakajima Saburoshir˘ (left), Matsumoto K˘shir˘ I (center) and Sodesaki Miwano I (right) playing the roles of Taira no Tokikuni, ďe no Saemon and Kiku-no-Mae in the kaomise drama "Tategami Teika Kazura", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1719 at the Ichimuraza
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