Shark Attacks That Happened on February 27

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on February 27:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 27-Feb-2013 Adam Strange M 46 13h24 NEW ZEALAND North Island Muriwai Swimming FATAL WHITE 156
2 27-Feb-2006 Nikky Raleigh F 15 16h30 USA Hawaii Makena Maui Standing Deep laceration to right calf 35
3 27-Feb-2003 Alistair Kerr M 44 11h45 NEW ZEALAND Southland East side of Bench Island in the Foveaux Strait Scuba Diving Arm lacerated (shark made 3 strikes) White 100
4 27-Feb-1994 Gary Lieberman M 11h00 South Africa Western Cape Province Saxon Reef Spearfishing No Injury Swim fin bitten 120
5 27-Feb-1982 Richard Bauer M 18 USA Florida Hobe Sound, Palm Beach County Surfing Bites on his left hand and forearm 55
6 27-Feb-1973 Dr. Leo Ephraim 57 Mexico Acapulco Revolcadero Beach, Acapulco Swimming Fatal – multiple bites
7 27-Feb-1966 Raymond Short M 13 14h00 Australia New South Wales Coledale Beach Treading water Left leg & lower right leg bitten taken ashore with shark still grasping his leg White 96
8 27-Feb-1963 Joseph To Toba M 11h00 PAPUA NEW GUINEA New Ireland Province Namatanai Swimming Right shoulder bitten
9 27-Feb-1960 Laurie Ross M 22 NEW ZEALAND North Island Mangawhai near Wellsford Spearfishing No injury leg bumped by shark’s tail Copper 156
10 27-Feb-1960 John Benjamin M 36 08h00 USA Hawaii Between Keawakapu & Makena Maui Spearfishing Left forearm lacerated
11 27-Feb-1954 Reg Fabrizius M 23 17h15 Australia New South Wales The Entrance near Gosford Swimming Fatal – right thigh bitten
12 27-Feb-1944 Corporal N.S. LeBlanc M 14h30 South Africa Western Cape Province False Bay Treading water Foot & ankle lacerated 84
13 27-Feb-1895 James Edward Clifton Donald M 14 Australia New South Wales Sydney Harbor Swimming Fatal –

Shark Attacks That Happend on February 20

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on February 20:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 20-Feb-2014 male M 21 16h00 FRENCH POLYNESIA Society Islands Huahine Kitesurfing Lacerations to lower leg Blacktip Reef
2 20-Feb-2012 Boat SOUTH AFRICA Western Cape Province Strandfontein Fishing 8m inflatable boat owned by CKAT Coastal Adventures White
3 20-Feb-1997 Laurent Lebon M REUNION L’Etang-Sale L’Etang-Sale Hand bitten
4 20-Feb-1996 Kathi Peters F 32 USA Missouri St. Louis Swimming in fish tank Punctures to hand Nurse
5 20-Feb-1983 Peter Swart M 16 12h30 South Africa KZN Mtunzini Paddleskiing Puncture wounds in buttocks 120
6 20-Feb-1972 Stuart Rogers M 18 11h00 Australia Victoria Wilson’s Promontory, Waratah Bay Surfing Laceration above knee 84
7 20-Feb-1968 Ingrid Germanis F 14 Evening Australia Western Australia Swan River Swimming Thigh lacerated
8 20-Feb-1958 Kevin Blair M 21 Afternoon Australia New South Wales New South Wales Spearfishing Fatal – Disappeared while diving, speargun recovered, 2 large sharks in vicinity.
9 20-Feb-1940 a youth 15h30 Australia New South Wales Sydney Harbour Canoeing No injury.
10 20-Feb-1933 Wanewa a Torres Strait Islander M Australia Queensland Near Barrow Point Queensland Pearl diving Fatal –
11 20-Feb-1930 Jerry M 19 Australia Queensland – (Torres Strait) Pearl diving Arm & chest injured

Shark Attacks That Happened on February 13

Here are the historical accounts for shark attacks that took place on February 13:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 13-Feb-2010 Patricia Trumbull F 60 13h30 AUSTRALIA Queensland Dent Island, Whitsundays Snorkeling Severe Lacerations to legs & buttocks 78
2 13-Feb-2006 Unknown Male M 18 11h00 Australia Queensland Golden Beach Caloundra Wading Lacerations to foot
3 13-Feb-2005 male M USA Florida Fort Lauderdale Spearfishing Hand bitten Caribbean 72
4 13-Feb-1994 J. Magbanua M 17h00 USA Hawaii Kailua Bay Fishing Arm bitten while trying to secure shark caught by navy personnel from vessel SPI
5 13-Feb-1988 Belinda Van Schalkwyk F 15 07h40 South Africa KZN Mtunzini Surfing Leg bitten surgically amputated Bull
6 13-Feb-1982 Gladys Sackville F 75 10h37 USA Florida Palm Beach Swimming Fatal – Shark-bitten body found floating 1.5 miles offshore. Bruises suggested she may have been bitten by the shark before drowning
7 13-Feb-1974 Damon Kendrick M 14 19h00 South Africa KZN Inyoni Rocks Amanzimtoti Swimming Right calf removed leg surgically amputated below the knee
8 13-Feb-1974 Joe Kool M 19 19h00 South Africa KZN Inyoni Rocks Amanzimtoti Swimming Right shin lacerated
9 13-Feb-1948 Pilot Neil Womack M USA Texas Gulf of Mexico between Brownsville & Carmen Mexico Sea Disaster Fatal -. Womack was injured when plane went down 3 days later he jumped off liferaft & was taken by a shark
10 13-Feb-1941 Robert Hes M 34 Australia New South Wales Wollongong Fishing Hand bitten
11 13-Feb-1937 John Welsh M 32 15h20 Australia New South Wales Bar Beach Newcastle Swimming Fatal – buttocks ankle & right elbow bitten White
12 13-Feb-1932 Eric Francis Beck M AUSTRALIA Queensland Calliope River Fishing with dynamite Foot Bitten
13 13-Feb-1924 Nita Derritt F 30 19h00 Australia New South Wales Bronte Bathing Legs severely bitten surgically amputated
14 13-Feb-1886 Boat Australia Victoria Mordialloc Boating – shark shook boat “stem to stern” No Injury – shark shook boat “stem to stern”
15 13-Feb-1878 an Arab who had been with Stanley when he met Livingstone M South Africa Western Cape Province Olifantbos Point Sea Disaster Fatal – shark removed large part of his hip

Shark Attacks That Happened February 6

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on February 6:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 06-Feb-2012 Nick Ferguson M 29 12h00 AUSTRALIA Queensland Wurtulla Surfing No injury, but fin lost from surfboard
2 06-Feb-2010 Aaron Muilwyk M NEW ZEALAND South Island Cosy Nook Spearfishing No injury, shark bit his speargun after he used it to try and get rid of a pesky shark. 98
3 06-Feb-2010 Dean Everson M 18 15h30 AUSTRALIA New South Wales Turners’ Beach Body boarding No Injury – Blocked shark with board White 98
4 06-Feb-2010 Male M 17h00 USA Florida Riviera Beach municipal beach, Palm Beach County Fishing – trying to carefully release hooked shark bitten in the lower leg – trying to carefully release hooked shark Spinner 72
5 06-Feb-2009 Jode Skennar M 07h30 Australia New South Wales Minnie Water and Sandon Beach Surfing No Injury
6 06-Feb-2008 Male M USA Florida Opposite Patrick Air Force Base, Brevard County Surf skiing Lacerations to foot 36
7 06-Feb-1986 Michael Taljaard M 29 13h30 South Africa Western Cape Province Arniston Spearfishing 2 punctures in upper arm SandTiger 84
8 06-Feb-1967 Esteban Robles M 14h00 Mexico Cabo Rojo Swimming Fatal -The shrimper Loless Maurine capsized in heavy seas & was Esteban Robles swimming ashore.
9 06-Feb-1967 Carlos Humberto Mendez M 14h00 Mexico Cabo Rojo Swimming Fatal – The shrimper Loless Maurine capsized in heavy seas & Carlos Humberto Mendez was swimming ashore.
10 06-Feb-1963 Irené Rose M 24 MAURITIUS Rodrigues Rodrigues Laceration to right forearm
11 06-Feb-1955 James F. Jacobs M 19 12h00 USA California Pacific Grove Monterey County Spearfishing Swimfin & 2 wool socks removed by shark suit torn White 216
12 06-Feb-1947 Bill Whitman M BAHAMAS New Providence Island Cable Beach Attempting to ride a shark Arm Bitten 60
13 06-Feb-1901 John Thompson M Australia Queensland Brisbane Bathing Fatal – thigh bitten
14 06-Feb-1876 Patrick Rooney M Australia Victoria Albert Park in Port Phillip Bay Bathing Fatal – rescued by man on horseback but died on the beach
15 06-Feb-1856 a seaman from the John and Lucy M 17 AUSTRALIA Victoria Point Hentry Swimming Sever bite to thigh

Shark Attacks That Happened January 30

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that happened on January 3o:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 30-Jan-2010 Andrei Johann M 29 Brazil Rio Grande do Sul Atlântida beach ( in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Surfing injuries to his right foot – 20 stitches Hammerhead
2 30-Jan-2002 Andrew Cribb M 20 19h00 Australia New South Wales Just north of Fingal Spit Surfing Bruises & minor cuts & broken/crushed arm Bull 132
3 30-Jan-2002 Shayne Calliss M 32 Australia Western Australia Collie River Swimming 15 cm wound on inner thigh
4 30-Jan-1994 Andy Austin M 44 13h30 South Africa Eastern Cape Province Nahoon Beach East London Windsurfing Calf bitten
5 30-Jan-1981 Carey Ford M 25 USA Florida 20 miles from Mayport Spearfishing 3 small punctures in scalp & ripped nostril Tiger
6 30-Jan-1963 Savenaca Kuruvakarua M 41 FIJI Freediving Hand & arm severely lacerated
7 30-Jan-1960 Upad a boy M PAPUA NEW GUINEA Madang (WO) Off Taludig Village at mouth of the Murnass River Lower left leg bitten surgically amputated 138
8 30-Jan-1954 Bruce Bourke M AUSTRALIA New South Wales Avoca Beach Swimming Abrasions to arm
9 30-Jan-1893 Donald McKenzie M NEW ZEALAND South Island Downs River Bathing Fatal –