Shark Attacks That Happened August 29

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that happened on August 29:

29-Aug-2013 Charlotte Brynn F 47 USA California Catalina Channel Marathon swimming Puncture wound to torso Leopard
2 29-Aug-2010 Judson Newton M 43 Bahamas Exuma Off Jaws Beach, New Providence Island Swimming after boat became disabled Fatal – His partial remains were recovered from a 12′ tiger shark on September 5, 2010. Cause of death was thought to be drowning Tiger 144
3 29-Aug-2009 Gerhard van Zyl M 25 15h30 South Africa Western Cape Province Glentana Surfing Fatal – Severed Leg
4 29-Aug-2006 Brad Jamieson M 16h00 Australia South Australia Pennington Bay, Kangaroo Island Surfing No Injury Copper 72
5 29-Aug-2006 Tom Larson M 23 Dusk USA Oregon Florence Surfing Laceration & puncture wounds to foot
6 29-Aug-2003 Saul Gonzalez M 12h20 USA Texas 1.5 miles off Surfside Fishing Hooked shark pulled onboard bit his arm SPI Bull 48
7 29-Aug-2001 Kristi Herzberg F 29 13h30 USA Florida Coquina Beach Anna Maria Island Manatee County Standing Punctures & lacerations on elbow & forearm
8 29-Aug-1996 David Nanod Jr. M 19 16h00 USA Hawaii Paukukalo Maui Body Boarding Right calf bitten Tiger 96
9 29-Aug-1992 Valerie Fortunato F 34 Bahamas Abacos Double Breasted Cays Snorkeling Left hand bitten Blacktip 72
10 29-Aug-1982 Yako Yajima M JAPAN Kumamoto Prefecture Ariake Bay Fatal –
11 29-Aug-1982 John Buchanan M 17 10h20 USA California Morro Rock Morro Bay San Obispo County Surfing No Injury board bitten
12 29-Aug-1982 Verenia Keet F 18 12h00 South Africa Western Cape Province Langebaan Swimming Left knee lower leg & foot bitten
13 29-Aug-1981 Stephen Drosdick M 15 USA Florida New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Surfing Laceration to left ankle
14 29-Aug-1972 Mark Van Leer M 15 Evening USA Florida Crescent Beach, St. Johns County Surfing Left calf bitten
15 29-Aug-1969 D.C. Barnes M Afternoon USA Florida North Beach, St. Lucie County Floating on his back Laceration to right leg
16 29-Aug-1962 Knox Harris M 39 08h30 USA California Solana Beach San Diego County Diving Struck shark with abalone bar to scare it away from abalone but shark bit his shoulder SPI Horn 48
17 29-Aug-1960 63 persons SENEGAL SENEGAL Dakar Sea Diaster – All 63 on board perished when the aircraft hit the water. Sharks hampered retrieval of bodies
18 29-Aug-1938 Ulrick Baker or William M. Baker a sailor from H.M.S. Folkestone M CHINA North China Outer harbor Hong Kong Swimming Fatal – leg severed
19 29-Aug-1871 male M USA Hawaii Hawaii Fishing Limbs severed
20 29-Aug-1826 Lieutenant Edward Smith CUBA HBM Magpie foundered in a squall Fatal -, drowned after being bitten twice by sharks

Shark Attacks That Happened August 8

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that happened on August 8

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 08-Aug-2012 David Lowe, Sr. M 56 16h00 USA Florida Key Largo Free diving Lacerations to little finger of left hand Lemon 55
2 08-Aug-2010 Rick Carroll M 08h00 Australia New South Wales the bay at Crescent Head – 300m north of the Killick Creek Surfing foot had some deep cuts and puncture wounds and his heel was cut up fairly badly
3 08-Aug-2003 Joseph Krone M 16 08h00 South Africa Eastern Cape Province Jeffrey’s Bay Surfing No injury wetsuit torn & board bitten White 140
4 08-Aug-1999 Charlie Adkins M 62 USA Florida Bethune Beach – New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Wading Bite to heel
5 08-Aug-1972 Gordon Johnson M 45 Australia Tasmania Nubeena Diving for abalone Left Foot Bitten 120
6 08-Aug-1964 James R. Webb M 28 12h00 USA Florida 2 miles off Jupiter Scuba Diving No injury shark hit scuba tank Hammerhead
7 08-Aug-1955 Sailor from tuna vessel M 28 Morning AMERICAN SAMOA Tutila Island Pago Pago Bay Swimming Fatal – abdomen bitten Blue
8 08-Aug-1951 4 people killed in the past week others injured COLUMBIA Caribbean Sea Cartegena Bathing Fatal –
9 08-Aug-1942 Tamaki Amano M SOLOMON ISLANDS Sea Disaster Lacerations to left arm
10 08-Aug-1931 P. Kincaid Zifflewwiggett M USA Texas Off Brownsville Swimming Minor injury
11 08-Aug-1923 Charles Blair M 01h00 GUYANA Demerara County Off the Demerara River Fishing Puncture wounds to left leg
12 08-Aug-1907 George Kell M USA New Jersey Lower Delaware Bay Wading Abrasion to chest
13 08-Aug-1899 Arab boy M 9 11h30 EGYPT Mediterranean Sea Port Said Floating Back muscles torn away
14 08-Aug-1899 Arab boy M 19 09h30 EGYPT Mediterranean Sea Port Said Bathing Forearm wrist & hand bitten
15 08-Aug-1899 Arab boy M 13 08h30 EGYPT Mediterranean Sea Port Said Bathing Left leg bitten
16 08-Aug-1880 Farejallah M MOZAMBIQUE MOZAMBIQUE MOZAMBIQUE Fell Overboard Fatal – Legs Severed
17 08-Aug-1878 George Gates M 14 Afternoon USA New York Brooklyn Swimming Fatal –

 

Shark Attacks That Happened on August 1

Here are the historical accounts of the shark attacks that happened August 1st:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 01-Aug-2013 Eric Norrie M 16h25 Bahamas Scotland Cay Scotland Cay Spearfishing Leg bitten 72
2 01-Aug-2011 Gabriel Alves dos Santos M 14 Brazil Brazil Brazil Swimming Fatal – Scavanged body found
3 01-Aug-2011 Nicolas Virolle M 36 15h30 SEYCHELLES Praslin Anse Lazio Snorkeling Fatal – bite was so deep that he died from massive loss of blood while he was being pulled onto the beach
4 01-Aug-2009 Chris Haynes M 56 10h00 USA Louisiana Curlew Island, Breton Sound Fishing – Wading Right ankle & foot bitten Bull
5 01-Aug-2005 Rolly Lesperance M Seychelles Inner Islands Off North Island Fishing Fatal -, shark involvement prior to death is unconfirmed Bull
6 01-Aug-1999 male M USA North Carolina Topsail Beach Pender County Diving Fatal -Remains washed ashore with bites from a tiger shark but shark involvement prior to death could not be determined & it is considered a probable drowning
7 01-Aug-1998 Ross Taylor M 19 South Africa Western Cape Province Buffalo Bay near Knysna Surfing Legs bitten White 156
8 01-Aug-1998 Christian Lombard M 24 South Africa Western Cape Province Pringle Bay Spearfishing Leg bitten White 192
9 01-Aug-1995 Jim McManus M TONGA Vava’u Neiafu Fishing Finger lacerated Grey Reef 72
10 01-Aug-1978 Ramon Cordoba M 27 USA Florida Straits Florida Straits Floating on inner tube raft Minor bite to ankle
11 01-Aug-1962 Tarara a male M 17h00 PAPUA NEW GUINEA New Ireland Province Bismarck Archipelago Pekinberui Village Tabar Island Spearfishing Fatal – right thigh severely bitten right ankle lacerated
12 01-Aug-1961 male M PAPUA NEW GUINEA Vanimo on Musu side of Wutong anchorage Fishing Thigh lacerated SPI
13 01-Aug-1956 Maximilliaan Roual Van Dam M 23 Afternoon South Africa KZN Chain Rocks Amanzimtoti Freediving No injury right swim fin bitten
14 01-Aug-1953 Ema Aquilera Prada F 18 Mexico Colima Manzanillo Wading Fatal –
15 01-Aug-1941 Howard E. Sweatmon a soldier M 20 USA South Carolina Sullivan Island at entrance to Charleston Harbor Swimming Chest lacerated
16 01-Aug-1939 John Ray M 33 USA California Off San Pedro Fishing Harpooned shark bit his arm SPI
17 01-Aug-1931 Llewellyn Roberts M AUSTRALIA Queensland Port Douglas Boating – Fell overboard Fatal
18 01-Aug-1860 Jerry Duke M Evening USA New York Brooklyn Swimming Toe severed

Shark Attacks That Happened July 25

Here are the historical accounts for shark attacks that happened on July 25:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 25-Jul-2010 Alex Stamm M 16 USA South Carolina Isle of Palms, Charleston County Standing – Tossing football with friends 40 stitches in his leg 48
2 25-Jul-2008 Female F 40 08h45 USA Hawaii Lahilahi Beach, about one mile south of Makaha Beach, Oahu Snorkeling Wound to her forearm
3 25-Jul-2008 Ethan Fulton M 17 09h30 USA Florida NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Volusia County Surfing bite was serious enough that Fulton was still in surgery this afternoon.
4 25-Jul-2008 2 boys M England East Sussex Rock-a-Nore Rafting No Injury – Shark went into raft several times bitting and puncturing raft Starry Smoothounds
5 25-jul-2006 Unknown Male M 14 13h45 USA Florida New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Surfing Lacerations on right foot
6 25-Jul-2004 Aaron Perez M 11 19h30 USA Texas Bryan Beach Brazoria County Wading Right forearm nearly severed and bites above & below the right knee Bull
7 25-Jul-2001 male M 16h00 USA Florida Taverniier, Monroe County Unknown Minor injury
8 25-Jul-2000 male M 5 USA Florida New Smyrna Beach Volusia County Minor laceration on left leg
9 25-Jul-1998 Michael Rinto M 13 Afternoon USA Florida New Smyrna Beach Volusia County Surfing Calf bitten
10 25-Jul-1985 Robin Lyons F 13 17h00 USA Florida Daytona Beach Volusia County Wading Right calf bitten Hammerhead
11 25-Jul-1985 Jason Lee M 15 10h22 USA Florida New Smyrna Beach Volusia County Surfing Hand bitten
12 25-Jul-1983 Dennis Patrick Murphy M 24 Night Australia Queensland Off Lodestone Reef Great Barrier Reef north of Townsville Swimming Fatal – shark bit leg then dragged him underwater Tiger 198
13 25-Jul-1983 Ray Boundy M 28 Night Australia Queensland Off Lodestone Reef Great Barrier Reef north of Townsville Sea Disaster Left knee bitten but survived Tiger 198
14 25-Jul-1959 boat occupant Robert Agnew 21 USA California Mission Beach Bitten Hammerhead 96
15 25-Jul-1959 Hideo Ishida M 22 13h00 JAPAN Okayama Prefecture Ushimado Fatal – right thigh bitten Blue
16 25-Jul-1949 Ted Roach M 16 15h00 USA South Carolina Oketee River Jasper County Floating Abdomen abraded thigh lacerated
17 25-Jul-1937 male M Australia South Australia Port Germain Fell overboard
18 25-Jul-1936 Joseph Troy Jr M 16 15h30 USA Massachusetts Hollywood Beach just above Mattapoisett Harbor Buzzards Bay Swimming Fatal – finger severed thigh bitten He died during the surgical amputation of his leg White
19 25-Jul-1896 Nahalehau M 35 10h30 USA Hawaii Kahului, Maui Fishing Fatal –

Sharks Attacks That Happened July 18

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that happened July 18:

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 18-Jul-2009 Nguyen Quang Vinh M 06h45 Vietnam Central coastal province of Binh Dinh Quy Nhon Town Bathing bit his left arm two times, leaving a severe bite
2 18-Jul-2008 Unknown Egypt Red Sea Daedalus’s reef Spearfishing Loss of Leg Oceanic
3 18-Jul-2007 Matt Baker M 14 12h30 USA North Carolina Topsail Beach, Onslow County – Topsail Reef Condos near the New River Inlet. Swimming Bitten on the right calf
4 18-Jul-2007 Odd Ingebretsen M Norway Oslo Oslo Fjord Scuba Diving bit into Ingebretsen’s arm, which fortunately proved to be protected by underwater computer gear Cat 36
5 18-Jul-1991 Larry Myers M 42 USA Florida 150 miles from Crystal River Swimming Punctures in lower abdomen & groin Blacktip 72
6 18-Jul-1981 Barry Van Der Helm M 32 10h15 South Africa Eastern Cape Province Nahoon Surfing 7 lacerations in right foot Bull 72
7 18-Jul-1946 Khodadad (male) M 12 IRAN Khuzestan Province Dorquain on the Karun River Fishing Radius & ulna bared
8 18-Jul-1946 Mehdi M 12 IRAN Khuzestan Province Ahwaz on the Karun River 275 km from the sea Swimming Left Achilles tendon severed calf muscles severely lacerated
9 18-Jul-1943 Petty Officer Isadore Stessel M USA Florida 40 miles off Islamorada near Cay Sal Treading water Fatal –
10 18-Jul-1938 Maynard Tanner M USA South Carolina Charleston Swimming Foot & ankle lacerated
11 18-Jul-1917 William Sinker M Afternoon USA Florida Florida Keys, Monroe County Diving Fatal –
12 18-Jul-1865 Col. Bryant M USA Texas Brazos Bathing Fatal –

 

Shark Attacks That Happened July 4

Here are the historical accounts of shark attacks that took place on July 4

Date Name Sex Age Time Country Area Location Activity Injury Species Sp_Length
1 04-Jul-2010 Frank Joseph M 20 12h33 USA New York about 25 miles south of Shinnecock Inlet Fishing Bite to bottom of his right bicep Blue 96
2 04-Jul-2010 Sarah Haiden F 21 South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Two Mile Reef, Sodwana Bay Sodwana Bay in northern Zululand Snorkeling severe cuts to her left leg
3 04-Jul-2009 Carmen Domingues F 43 15h45 USA Florida Biscayne National Park, Miami Swimming Bite to Leg Nurse
4 04-Jul-2007 Vincent Bouju M 17 14h30 REUNION REUNION Boucan Canot Body boarding Minor injuries to thigh & knee 78
5 04-Jul-2003 Benjamin Brown M 39 14h45 Bahamas Abaco 10 miles west of Walker’s Cay Spearfishing Left calf bitten Bull 84
6 04-Jul-2002 Avery Olearczyk F 9 17h15 USA North Carolina Wrightsville Beach New Hanover County Standing Calf foot & hand bitten Bull 50
7 04-Jul-2000 Niesha Peterson F 20 18h00 USA Florida Daytona Beach Volusia County Wading Left inner thigh
8 04-Jul-2000 Beverly Comstock F 55 12h00 USA Florida Artifical reef 3 miles off Manatee Beach Manatee County Spearfishing Lower right calf lacerated Nurse 48
9 04-Jul-1999 Lisa Alexander F 30 Afternoon USA Florida Pensacola Beach Escambia County Wading Lacerations knee to ankle Blacktip 72
10 04-Jul-1996 Michael Beach M 24 Bahamas South of Bimini Cat Cay Diving Left leg lacerated
11 04-Jul-1996 Carol Diliberto F 63 14h00 USA Florida Public Beach Siesta Key Sarasota County Standing Laceration on left foot 66
12 04-Jul-1988 Ray Bourgeois M 37 Afternoon USA Florida New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Boogie boarding Punctures to lower left leg & foot
13 04-Jul-1988 Lowell Nickerson M Bahamas Snorkeling Leg lacerated 60
14 04-Jul-1975 Robert Clark M 16 USA Florida Indiatlantic Brevard County Surfing Foot bitten tendons damaged
15 04-Jul-1958 Captain Jonathan Brown pilot M 31 10h25 PACIFIC OCEAN Between Hawaii & Wake Island 600 miles northwest of Honolulu Sea Disaster Left shoulder bitten 72
16 04-Jul-1954 University of Miami student USA Florida Florida Keys Research – Shark Research Small wound on upper thigh
17 04-Jul-1953 David Crick fisherman M 08h00 USA Hawaii Kaula Rock near Niihau Fishing Shark made 3 passes at him lacerating his calf shin and ankle
18 04-Jul-1924 Boat USA California Newport Beach Fishing No injury – shark tore hole in the side of the boat