|SAWAMURA SHIROGORď III|
Line number: SANDAIME (III)
Poetry names: Shabaku, Shish˘
Father: Ichikawa Tomoz˘ II
Dates of birth and death unknown. Son of Ichikawa Tomoz˘ II. His first stage names were Ichikawa Danko II (old line) and Ichikawa Nenosuke I.
Fall 1878: he became disciple of Ichikawa Danjűr˘ VII.
11th lunar month of 1828: he took the name of Ichikawa Dankur˘ I.
3rd lunar month of 1833: he took the name of Ichikawa Ichiyű at the Ichimuraza, playing the role of Sonezaki Bangor˘ in the drama "Katsumi Zukin Korowa Yoshibei".
11th lunar month of 1838: he took the name of Sawamura Shirogor˘ III  at the Kawarasakiza, playing the roles of the yakko Tomohei, Taira no Munemori and Kiheiji in the drama "Tokinariya Heike no Yozakari".
 Was he a disciple of Sawamura Tossh˘ I? Sawamura Shirogor˘ III performed along with Sawamura Tossh˘ I from his shűmei in the 11th lunar month of 1838 to his last appearance on stage in Edo in the 11th lunar month of 1841.
 The 6th day of the 7th lunar month of the 3rd year of the Tenp˘ era was the 1st of August 1832 in the western calendar.
 Unclear relationship to Sawamura Shirogor˘ II? Friendship? Artistic or physical resemblances? Patronage? Family?
Sawamura Shirogor˘ III playing the role of Nis˘ta in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III (1862~1863)
The Ichikawa Danko line of actors
The Ichikawa Tomoz˘ line of actors
The Sawamura Shirogor˘ line of actors
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