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 –

Shark Attacks That Happened January 23

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on January 23:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 23-Jan-2009 Dr. Pat Lockie M 07h30 Australia Victoria 13th Beach – Melborne West Surfing bite wounds to right hand
2 23-Jan-2007 Eric Nerhus M 41 10h30 Australia New South Wales Cape Howe Diving deep gashes in his head, chest and back. White 118
3 23-Jan-2006 Rowgirls an ocean rowing boat. Occupants: Sally Kettle Claire Mills & Sue McMillan F Open Ocean 800 miles from land 800 miles from land Rowing No injury to occupants; a shark accidentally caught in a line threatened to rip out the transom
4 23-Jan-1996 Christopher Riley M 33 USA Florida Florida Keys, Monroe County Wading Shark bit his leg after he grabbed its tail & wouldn’t let go SPI Nurse 36
5 23-Jan-1993 Charles Roberto Soares Veras M 28 BRAZIL Pernambuco Piedade Body boarding Left Leg Bitten
6 23-Jan-1992 Noor-Mubeen Shaik M 19 17h30 South Africa KZN Isipingo Swimming Right foot lacerated Bull 55
7 23-Jan-1970 Zulu Soto M 14 MOZAMBIQUE Limpopo River 3.2 km inland Swimming Hands severed forearm severely lacerated
8 23-Jan-1970 Betual Tivane M 16 MOZAMBIQUE Limpopo River Gijana 150 km inland Swimming Leg severed at knee Bull
9 23-Jan-1970 Mabua Mogadura M 12 MOZAMBIQUE Limpopo River Gijana 150 km inland Swimming Arm severed thigh bitten Bull
10 23-Jan-1970 Elissane Mobunda M 10 MOZAMBIQUE Limpopo River Gijana 150 km inland Swimming Leg severed at knee Bull
11 23-Jan-1965 Ronald Bowers M 22 13h00 South Africa KZN Country Club Beach Durban Lifesaving No injury ski bitten White 144
12 23-Jan-1964 John Carlson M 39 16h00 South Africa Eastern Cape Province Nahoon Body surfing Heel & ankle bitten
13 23-Jan-1952 Bernard Montessier M MAURITIUS Port Louis Spearfishing Right foot lacerated by a larger shark. Lost several toes SPI
14 23-Jan-1949 Ray Land M 20 15h00 Australia New South Wales Bar Beach Newcastle Lifesaving Fatal – White 143
15 23-Jan-1940 Maxwell Farrin M 13 10h40 Australia New South Wales North Brighton Botany Bay Swimming Fatal – left leg severed 120
16 23-Jan-1904 Charley Smith M NEW CALEDONIA NEW CALEDONIA Noumea Bathing Fatal –
17 23-Jan-1882 George Sinclair M Australia New South Wales Darling Harbor, Sydney Bathing Fatal –
18 23-Jan-1832 Male M AUSTRALIA New South Wales Sydney Bathing Laceration to leg

Shark Attacks That Happened January 16

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on January 16:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 16-Jan-2013 Paul Santos M 43 17h00 USA Hawaii Kiholo Bay Surfing Left forearm bitten tiger 180
2 16-Jan-2009 Tane Tokona M NEW ZEALAND South Island Karitane Beach Surfing No injury,shark bumped board with nose
3 16-Jan-1996 Robert Rogowicz M 53 15h45 USA Hawaii Ka’eleki’I Point Maui Swimming Lacerations to left foot & right shin Tiger
4 16-Jan-1985 small speedboat occupan: Paul McNally NEW ZEALAND South Island Christchurch Research No injury to occupant shark bit boat 236
5 16-Jan-1965 A.W.F. Patterson M 20 16h40 South Africa KZN Country Club Beach Durban Body surfing Right thigh punctured
6 16-Jan-1962 Mr. Reynish & Mr. Meikle NEW ZEALAND South Island Pigeon Bay Canterbury Fishing No injury to occupants hooked shark attacked boat SPI Red 190
7 16-Jan-1960 Kenneth William Murray M 13 15h30 Australia New South Wales Just below Roseville Bridge opposite Killarney picnic reserve Middle Harbor Sydney Freediving Fatal – right leg severed above knee surgically amputated but died 9 days later Bull
8 16-Jan-1956 Lester Burton M 33 COSTA RICA San Juan River Swimming Fatal – leg severed
9 16-Jan-1956 Stephen Conedo M 18 Australia Queensland Palm Island – (Torres Strait) Diving Lacerations to thighs, Badly mauled by shark
10 16-Jan-1950 Gilbert S. Hotta M Night USA Hawaii Kahakuloa Maui Fishing Fatal -His remains were recovered from a “huge shark” caught 3 days later
11 16-Jan-1944 Boat Australia Western Australia Cottesloe, Perth Fishing No injury, shark took day’s catch & struck boat
12 16-Jan-1930 Servy LeRoux M 23 17h30 South Africa Western Cape Province Melkbaai False Bay Swimming Torso & arm bitten White 179
13 16-Jan-1920 David Miller M 12 10h00 Australia New South Wales Swimming Fatal – Leg bitten. Fatal
14 16-Jan-1884 Mr. Meyer M South Africa Eastern Cape Province South Jetty Port Elizabeth Swimming Fatal –
15 16-Jan-1864 Unknown M NEW ZEALAND Stewart Island Stewart Island Boating – Boat filled with water Fatal –