|ARASHI SANGORď I|
Nickname: Ky˘ya Kiyű
Poetry name: Kiyű
Line number: SHODAI (I)
Existence: 1687 ~ 12th day of the 7th lunar month of 1739 
Son-in-law: Onogawa Kamegiku
Grandson: Arashi Raishi II (Arashi Sangor˘ III)
Great-grandsons: Arashi Raishi III, Arashi Sangor˘ IV
1687 ~ 1721: born in a house of farmers named Shimada. His first name was Kumagor˘. He joined a troupe of children-actors (kodomo shibai) and performed at the Takeda no Shibai. He was spotted by Arashi Kanshir˘ I, who welcomed him on as a disciple and gave him the name of Arashi Sangor˘ I.
Fall 1721: he became disciple of Arashi San'emon III.
11th lunar month of 1721: Sangor˘ became tachiyaku and played at the Higashi no Shibai (ďsaka) the role of Izuminosuke in the kaomise "Tenryű Chiryű Kogane no Suzunari", which was produced by his master.
11th lunar month of 1723: great kaomise in ďsaka at the Kado no Shibai to celebrate the arrival of the Edo star ďtani Hiroji I. The zamoto Arashi San'emon III produced the drama "Kogane no Hanagata" in which Sangor˘ played the role of Yomosaku.
1st lunar month of 1724: premiere at the Kado no Shibai of "Edoe Ukiyo Soga", an Edo-flavored new year drama welcoming in ďsaka the Edo actor ďtani Hiroji I; Sangor˘ played the role of Oni˘ Shinzaemon [more details].
Fall 1726: Sangor˘ went to Edo.
Fall 1728: Sangor˘ went to Ky˘to.
Fall 1730: Sangor˘ went to ďsaka.
Arashi Sangor˘ I was a talented and popular tachiyaku actor, born and trained in Kamigata, who excelled in jitsugoto or yatsushigoto, especially in sewamono dramas. He was also an outstanding dancer, especially in hengemono or hy˘shigoto.
 The 12th day of the 7th lunar month of the 4th year of the Genbun era was the 16th of August 1739 in the western calendar.
Arashi Sangor˘ I performing in the drama "Honch˘shi Misuji no Haraobi", which was staged in the 8th lunar month of 1736 at the Kado no Shibai
The Arashi Sangor˘ line of actors
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