Poetry name: Minchű
Existence: 1664 ~ 22nd day of the 6th lunar month of 1721 
Master: Ichimura Takenoj˘ I
1664: born in Edo.
1692: first record; he performed as a tachiyaku in Edo.
11th lunar month of 1703: Utaemon played at the Ichimuraza the role of Tada no Manjű in the kaomise drama "Genji Rokujűj˘", which welcomed in this theater Ichikawa Danjűr˘ I and his son Ichikawa Kuz˘ I.
11th lunar month of 1718: Utaemon performed at the Ichimuraza in the kaomise drama "Gozen N˘ Mitsu Uroko", which celebrated the arrival in Edo of the Kamigata actor Onoe Samon; Utaemon's others stage partners were Mimasuya Sukejűr˘ I, Sodeoka Masanosuke II, Sanj˘ Kantar˘ II, ďtani Hiroji I, Ichimura Takenoj˘ IV, Hayakawa Denshir˘, Nakajima Mihoemon I, Ogawa Zengor˘ I and Onogawa Orie.
22nd day of the 6th lunar month of 1721 : Utaemon died in Edo.
ďkuma Utaemon was an Edo tachiyaku/oyajigata who was active in the city of the Sh˘gun from the beginning of the 1690s to the beginning of the 1720s. This big-sized actor was outstanding in bud˘goto and evil shiraga kar˘ roles. He was a t˘dori at the Ichimuraza for 12 years.
 The 22nd day of the 6th lunar month of the 6th year of the Ky˘h˘ era was the 16th of July 1721 in the western calendar.
 The 10th day of the 9th lunar month of the 3rd year of the Ky˘h˘ era was the 3rd of October 1718 in the western calendar.
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