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Sakata Tōjūrō IV (四代目坂田藤十郎 Yondaime Sakata Tōjūrō) (31 December 1931 – 12 November 2020) was a Japanese kabuki actor. Many of his works were in the Kamigata style. He was honored as a Living National Treasure.

He performed both male and female roles, and was renowned as both a skilled wagotoshi (actor of male roles in the wagoto tradition) and onnagata (actor of female roles). He was the fourth in the line of Sakata Tōjūrō.

Tōjūrō died on 12 November 2020 at the age of 88.

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