Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on this date in history, May 2.

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 02-May-2006 male M 46 16h30 Australia Queensland Moffat Beach Caloundra Snorkeling Abrasion & 6 puncture wounds on chest after grabbing the shark by its tail SPI Wobbegong 78
2 02-May-2005 Scott Hoyt M 47 10h30 USA Hawaii Noreiga’s, Maui Surfing No injury, board damaged Tiger 120
3 02-May-1976 6 m skiboat occupants: Terry McManus Dan Clark and Blackie Swart South Africa Western Cape Province 40 km off Cape Point Fishing No Injury Shark following hooked fish rammed & holed boat Mako 110
4 02-May-1938 Victim 3 INDIA West Bengal Hooghley River near Budge-Budge Bathing Fatal –
5 02-May-1938 Victim 2 INDIA West Bengal Hooghley River near Budge-Budge Bathing Survived
6 02-May-1938 Victim 1 INDIA West Bengal Hooghley River near Budge-Budge Bathing Survived
7 02-May-1931 pilot boat Australia New South Wales Kempsey No injury to occupants
8 02-May-1880 Sasti M 12h00 INDIA (Calcutta?) Bathing Fatal – left forearm & hand bitten brachial artery severed died of secondary hemorrhage 11 days later
9 02-May-1880 N. a native boy M 11 10h00 INDIA Panihatty 4 miles south of Barrackpore on the Hoogly River Bathing Fatal – right leg severed at mid-thigh femur severed

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