Shark Attacks That Happened January 9

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on January 9:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 09-Jan-2010 Female F VIETNAM Binh Dinh Province Quy Nhon Unknown Minor injuries
2 09-Jan-2010 Mang Duc Hanh M 17h00 VIETNAM Binh Dinh Province Quy Nhon Unknown Right wrist bitten
3 09-Jan-2010 Nguyen Minh Tuan M 06h45 VIETNAM Binh Dinh Province Quy Nhon Bathing Severe bite to forearm
4 09-Jan-2010 Reenie Morrissey F 9 Australia Queensland Thursday Island ( Torres Strait Islands ) Snorkelling bit her twice on the knee Whitetip 36
5 09-Jan-2007 Dave Sparkes M 06h30 Australia New South Wales Sandbar Beach Surfing No Injury attack surfboard White 94
6 09-Jan-2001 Larry McCash M USA California Sunset Cliffs San Diego Surfing Foot bruised board dinged Blackfin 84
7 09-Jan-1994 Gary Cochrane M 23 Australia Queensland Katana Downs Reach Brisbane River Swimming Hamstring bitten 62
8 09-Jan-1991 Grant Kenny M Australia Western Australia Scarborough Surf skiing No injury shark brushed ski 157
9 09-Jan-1974 Terry Manuel M 26 Australia South Australia Streaky Bay Diving Fatal – right leg severed White
10 09-Jan-1973 Robert Sterling M USA Hawaii Ho’okipa Beach Pa’ia Maui Surfing Leg bitten 60
11 09-Jan-1970 Unknown M ENGLAND Devon Teignmouth FishinAttempted to return injured shark to the sea Leg Bitten Blue 96
12 09-Jan-1966 Dennis Vorster M 15 14h00 South Africa KZN Umkomaas Body surfing Lower legs bitten 76
13 09-Jan-1965 Lohia Raho a male M 30 NEW GUINEA Off Gaire Village Freediving Fatal – Whaler 190
14 09-Jan-1958 Derryck Garth Prinsloo M 42 07h30 South Africa KZN Scottburgh Standing Fatal – mauled below waist femoral artery severed White 150
15 09-Jan-1924 Charles Brown M 16 16h00 Australia New South Wales Near Asbestos Works Camellia Parramatta River Swimming Fatal – right thigh severely bitten left arm lacerated 120
16 09-Jan-1919 Richard Simpson M 13 07h30 Australia New South Wales Sirius Cove Sydney Harbor Wading Fatal – right thigh bitten 144
17 09-Jan- 1874 Thomas Thompson M Australia New South Wales Darling Harbor Sydney Bathing Calf severely bitten
18 09-Jan-1873 aboriginal male M AUSTRALIA Queensland White Cliffs Bathing Injuries not known at this time Hammerhead
19 09-Jan-1870 John Saunders M Australia Queensland Brisbane River Bathing Thigh Bitten
20 09-Jan-1858 crewman from the Shepherdess M TONGA Vava’u Vava’u Boating – Jumped overboard while intoxicated Fatal –

Shark Attacks That Happened December 19

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on December 19:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 19-Dec-2012 Richard Wands M 32 0830 AUSTRALIA Western Australia Trigg Beach Surfing No injury Tiger 72
2 19-Dec-2008 Boat Attacked Open Ocean 900 offshore 900 offshore in Atlantic Ocean Boating No Injury Hammerhead 108
3 19-Dec-2008 Ken Lindberg M New Zealand Auckland Maraetai Beach Fishing with nets 10 stitches above his ankle, four stitches to close his severed Achilles tendon and will not regain any feeling around his little toe. Copper
4 19-Dec-2007 Wayne Francis Johanning M 53 British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands Green Bay Scuba Diving Fatal – Probably drowned then scavenged – searchers found the victim’s partly eaten body parts surrounded by tiger sharks. Tiger
5 19-Dec-1989 George Sohswel M USA Hawaii 90 miles east of Hilo Hawai’i Left leg & foot bitten by shark brought onboard. SPI
6 19-Dec-1981 Lewis Boren M 24 Evening USA California South Moss Beach Spanish Bay Monterey Peninsula Surfing Fatal – torso bitten White 276
7 19-Dec-1977 Raymond Brockway M 27 USA Florida Hobe Sound, Palm Beach County Surfing Laceration to right hand
8 19-Dec-1977 Kim Pearce M 18 10h00 South Africa Eastern Cape Province Qolera River Surfing Both legs bitten 2 days later gangrene necessitated surgical amputation of left leg at mid-thigh Tiger 120
9 19-Dec-1965 David Fellows M 14h00 JOHNSTON ISLAND Freediving No injury Grey Reef
10 19-Dec-1961 20′ boat of Frank Stocker Australia South Australia Cowell Fishing No injury to occupant; shark leapt into boat 108
11 19-Dec-1959 Mamerto Daanong Tomas Inog & others M 12h15 PHILIPPINES Masbate Balud Sea Disaster 65 people survived 27 perished. Several people were bitten & one man lost his leg to a shark.
12 19-Dec-1959 Stanley Arthur Mullen M 29 06h00 Australia Queensland Off Wynnum in Moreton Bay near Brisbane Swimming Fatal –
13 19-Dec-1950 Swimmer 2 Australia New South Wales Jervis Bay Swimming Legs Bitten Wobbegong 72
14 19-Dec-1950 Swimmer 1 Australia New South Wales Jervis Bay Swimming Legs Bitten Wobbegong 72
15 19-Dec-1940 Jack Ryan M Australia Queensland Double Island Beach Minor injury to leg
16 19-Dec-1936 Racing scull occupant: C.E. Slaughter Queensland sculling champion Australia Queensland Brisbane River No injury to occupant. Shark damaged scull tooth fragments recovered 120
17 19-Dec-1899 J. Richardson M Afternoon Australia Queensland Tingalpa Creek Fell into the water Lower leg bitten

Shark Attacks That Happened December 12

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on December 12:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 12-Dec-2009 Life Saver Boat 07h30 AUSTRALIA New South Wales Hawks Nest Beach Boating – Rowing No Injury – Shark grabbed Boats oar. White
2 12-Dec-2000 Michael Loxton M 47 14h30 FIJI Taveuni Garden Island Resort Swimming Fatal – leg severed 240
3 12-Dec-1978 Phillip ‘Flip’ Steenkamp M 23 16h45 South Africa KZN Sodwana Spearfishing Fatal – legs bitten White 88
4 12-Dec-1974 G. Allen 32 Australia Western Australia Geographe Bay Survived
5 12-Dec-1958 Sailor of tuna vessel No.12 Taiyo Marei M 22 11h00 AMERICAN SAMOA Tutuila Island Van Camp wharf Boat Repair Fatal – left thigh & hip bitten Tiger
6 12-Dec-1943 James Crawford Matthews M 17 11h30 South Africa KZN Inyoni Rocks Amazimtoti Treading water Fatal – abdomen buttock & thigh lacerated
7 12-Dec-1936 George Lundberg M 15 11h30 Australia New South Wales Throsby Creek Newcastle Swimming Fatal – leg severed at knee
8 12-Dec-1923 Leo Wohill M AUSTRALIA New South Wales Murwillumbah, Tweed River Swimming Lacerations to leg
9 12-Dec-1877 Male 1 Australia New South Wales Near Sydney Boating – Fell Overboard Fatal –
10 12-Dec-1877 Male 2 M Australia New South Wales Near Sydney Boating – Fell Overboard Fatal –

Shark Attacks That Happened December 5

Here are th historcial accounts of shark attacks that took place on December 5:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 05-Dec-2013 male M 26 18h15 AUSTRALIA New South Wales Shelly Beach, near Port Macquarie Surfing Puncture wounds to hand, laceration to leg
2 05-Dec-2012 Lorrin M 60 13h20 USA Hawaii Kauai Surfing Lacerations to left foot 120
3 05-Dec-2010 Renate Seiffert F 70 12h00 Egypt Sharm el-Sheikh Middle Garden Snorkeling Fatal – Oceanic 98
4 05-Dec-2000 Daniel MacDonald M 30 CANADA New Brunswick Bay of Fundy Diving No injury Porbeagle 120
5 05-Dec-1971 Gregory Carroll M 20 Australia Queensland Gladstone Fatal –
6 05-Dec-1948 Unknown M Night PACIFIC OCEAN NORTH Between Kwajalein Atoll & Johnston Island 500 nautical miles southwest of Johnston Island Sea Disaster 32 survived 5 perished; sharks fed on the dead but did not bite the survivors
7 05-Dec-1922 Alfred Gassman M 19 Australia Queensland Pialba Beach near Maryborough Bathing Fatal – severe injuries to torso Blue 108
8 05-Dec-1909 male M AUSTRALIA New South Wales Bondi Fishing 3 fingers bitten by hooked shark 84

Shark Attacks That Happened on November 21

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on November 21:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 21-Nov-2005 Male M 30 Afternoon USA Florida Jensen Beach Martin County Surfing Left foot bitten 48
2 21-Nov-2000 George Lyons M 28 Australia Queensland Orpheus Island Diving No injury wetsuit & swimfin torn Tiger 157
3 21-Nov-2000 Danny Thorpe M 47 Australia South Australia Ceduna Sea Disaster Fatal – Missing thought to have been taken by a shark but not confirmed
4 21-Nov-1998 James Willie Tellasmon M 9 14h00 USA Florida Ocean Beach Jaycee Park Vero Beach Indian River County Swimming Fatal – Tiger
5 21-Nov-1993 Richard Peter Bisley M 27 15h15 Australia Western Australia A pearl farm in Roebuck Bay Hookah diving Fatal – Tiger
6 21-Nov-1987 Brian Tyska M 15 USA Florida North of Jupiter Inlet Palm Beach County Surfing Leg lacerated
7 21-Nov-1983 Arturo Garces M PHILIPPINES Central Philippines Boating Accident – Ferry boat sank Left foot nipped 18
8 21-Nov-1965 Gordon Holbrook M 43 Australia Queensland Near Brisbane Fishing Fatal – SPI 180
9 21-Nov-1965 Takashi Kameya M 44 23h30 PACIFIC OCEAN 250 miles southwest of O’ahu Hawaii Japanese fishing boat Taihei Maru No.10 Shark Fishing Left forearm bitten surgically amputated
10 21-Nov-1943 Richard Richardson M South Africa Eastern Cape Province Kei River Mouth Swimming Right foot lacerated
11 21-Nov-1942 male M INDIAN OCEAN Bound from Cape Town for St. Helena Sea Disaster Fatal –
12 21-Nov-1929 Gamatano Yugoago M CUBA Cienfuegos Province Cienfuegos Fishing Shark attacked his boat threatening to capsize it. He jumped overboard & shark bit his arm.
13 21-Nov-1924 Professor Winslow M 35 Evening USA Puerto Rico Santurce Bathing Fatal – hand severed both legs & arms bitten & nearly severed
14 21-Nov-1895 Rouee Youma M BARBADOS Bridgetown Diving for coins Leg bitten
15 21-Nov-1874 Male M AUSTRALIA Queensland Maryborough Bathing Thigh bitten 120

Shark Attacks That Happened November 14

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on November 14th:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 14-Nov-2002 Michelle Glen F 41 08h40 TURKS & CAICOS French Cay Snorkeling Right upper am shoulder & back severely bitten Caribbean 78
2 14-Nov-1999 Sean Grenfell M 35 South Africa KZN Umtentweni Surfing Lower legs lacerated White 120
3 14-Nov-1998 Larry Foor M 14 08h45 USA Florida New Smyrna Beach Volusia County Surfing Right foot bitten 48
4 14-Nov-1992 Ken Kelton M 46 12h50 USA California Ano Nuevo San Mateo County Kayaking No injury kayak bitten White 216
5 14-Nov-1991 John Saenza M 12h54 USA Florida Near Port Canaveral Coast Guard Base Fishing Hand bitten as he was cleaning hooked shark SPI 96
6 14-Nov-1966 Vinit Tantikarn 28 THAILAND No details
7 14-Nov-1963 boat Nora occupant Bruce Harris M Australia Queensland Mermaid Beach Shark Fishing No injury to occupant netted shark rammed & bit boat SPI White 182
8 14-Nov-1958 male M SOUTH AFRICA Western Cape Province False Bay Fishing No injury – shark leapt at him
9 14-Nov-1947 Peter Curruthers M 17 Dusk AUSTRALIA New South Wales Knobby’s Beach, Newcastle No Injury – Fishing from surf ski No Injury ski bumped
10 14-Nov-1947 John Martini M 16 Dusk AUSTRALIA New South Wales Knobby’s Beach, Newcastle Fishing from surf ski No injury, ski bumped
11 14-Nov-1942 Because of a mistaken belief that there were no survivors and several other successive errors of the 100 to 150 men who survived the sinking only 11 were rescued. Four of the Sullivan brothers died in the initial blast. M 11h01 SOLOMON ISLANDS / VANUATU VANUATU North of Guadalcanal Solomon Islands while enroute to Vanuatu Sea Disaster Over a period of a week men in the water died of wounds thirst & sharks.
12 14-Nov-1909 Unknown INDONESIA 30 nm from Singapore Rhio Strait Sea Disaster Fatal – 101 people perished
13 14-Nov-1902 Male M ITALY Near Naples Near Naples Swimming Fatal –
14 14-Nov-1900 William Strathorn M 30 South Africa Western Cape Province Three Anchor Bay Swimming Fatal – legs severed