|NAKAMURA KANZABURÔ VII|
Line number: SHICHIDAIME (VII)
Existence: 1717 ~ 28th day of the 2nd lunar month of 1775 
Great-grandfather: Nakamura Kanzaburô I
Grandfather: Nakamura Kankurô I
Brother: Nakamura Kanzaburô VIII
1717: born in Edo. He was the eldest son of Nakamura Kankurô I.
8th lunar month of 1750: his father decided to give his name to his elder son and to retire; Nakamura Kanzaburô VI and his son Nakamura Akashi III respectively took the names of Nakamura Kankurô II and Nakamura Kanzaburô VII. The latter became the new manager of the Nakamuraza.
6th day of the 2nd lunar month of 1760 : a fire broke out in the district of Kanda Hatago-chô and spread to Susaki in the district of Fukagawa, which destroyed both the Ichimuraza and the Nakamuraza. It was called Akashiya no Kaji ('The Akashiya fire'), based on the name of the shop where it started. Kanzaburô had to finance and supervise the rebuilding of his theater.
29th day of the 2nd lunar month of 1766 : a fire broke out in the district of Sakai-chô, in the cosmetics shop owned and managed by the actor Onoe Kikugorô I. It destroyed both the Ichimuraza and the Nakamuraza. This fire was nicknamed "Kikugorô Aburamise Kaji" ('Kikugorô's cosmetics shop fire'). Kanzaburô had to rebuild his theater.
2nd lunar month of 1773: the Nakamuraza celebrated its 150th anniversary. Kanzaburô performed with Nakamura Denkurô II and Nakamura Shôchô in the dances "Kadomatsu" and "Shinbochi Daiko". He also performed in duo with Nakamura Denkurô II in the dance "Saruwaka".
28th day of the 2nd lunar month of 1775 : Kanzaburô died in Edo.
 The 28th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 4th year of the An'ei era was the 29th of March 1775 in the western calendar.
 The 25th day of the 11th lunar month of the 7th year of the Hôreki era was the 4th of January 1758 in the western calendar.
 The 14th day of the 1st lunar month of the 6th year of the Hôreki era was the 13th of February 1756 in the western calendar.
 The 29th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 9th year of the Meiwa era was the 1st of April 1772 in the western calendar.
 The 29th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 3rd year of the Meiwa era was the 8th of April 1766 in the western calendar.
 The 6th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 10th year of the Hôreki era was the 22nd of March 1760 in the western calendar.
The mon of Nakamura Kanzaburô VII (the ginkgo tree)
The Nakamura Akashi line of actors
The Nakamura Kanzaburô line of actors and theater managers
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