Person

Person Name Segawa Kikunojō II
Alternate Names Segawa Tokuji (using two different characters for -ji) (Childhood name) ,
Segawa Gonjirō (Earlier stage name) ,
Segawa Kitsuji II (Earlier stage name) ,
Rokō (Pen or literary name) ,
Ōjirokō (Nickname) ,
Segawa Kikunojou
Gender Male
Cultural Identity Japanese
Country(ies) of Residence Japan
Birth Date 1741 - 1741
Death Date March 13, 1773
Genre Specialization(s) Kabuki
Geographic Affiliations Musashi Region (Japan)
Reference(s) Kabuki Jinmei Jiten (p.328) ,
The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School (p.487)
Notes Character types: young female roles (waka onnagata). Group affiliations: Hamamuraya. Segawa Kinkunojo II was born in Oji, Musashi Province. He was adopted by Segawa Kikunojo I in 1745. Contemporary fashions were named after him, such as Roko mage (hair style in Roko's style), Roko cha (dyeing), Roko gushi (comb in Roko's style), and Roko musubi (sash tied in Roko's style). He was active from 1750 to 1772.

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1769Feb17, Nakamura Theater, Aioijishi
Representations of person in components 1003176, 1003163, 1003154