There have been a total of 7 shark attacks in Aden. Out of those, 5 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 71.43%. 6 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|Telegraph Bay||2.4 m [8'] shark||Swimming||FATAL, back lacerated, arm & leg severed||YES||Mrs. W. F. Dixon|
|Diving around anchored liner||Leg severed. Injury originally thought due to boat's propeller||NO||boy|
|28-06-1901||Questionable||Diving around anchored liner||NO||boy|
|Outer Harbor||14-07-1898||Afternoon||Swimming at side of small boat||FATAL, severe injuries to both arms & legs, 3 limbs surgically amputed & died after 3 days||YES||24yo Somali boatman|
|Sapper Bay||13-07-1898||Standing||FATAL||YES||22yo Davies|
|Harbor||31-12-1897||Diving for coins||FATAL||YES||male|
|13-09-1895||Diving for coins||FATAL||YES||a native boy|