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Actor: Arashi Sampachi I (初代嵐三八)

Alternate names:
Sankō (poetry name - 三幸?)
Arashi Mitsuemon I (初代嵐三津右衛門)
Arashi Sankō I (初代嵐三幸)

Lifetime: 1750 - 1812

Related links: Kabuki21; [Kabuki theater terms};

Biography:

This actor held this name from 11/1782 to 10/1795 and again from 11/1797 to 2/1812.

Arashi Sampachi I [also Sanpachi] was a popular katakiyaku and jitsuaku actor, who was trained in Kamigata but also made a fame for himself in Edo in the middle of the 1790s and the beginning of the 19th century.