There have been a total of 17 shark attacks in ATLANTIC OCEAN. Out of those, 8 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 47.06%. 5 attacks came out of the blue while 12 have been provoked by humans.
|21-12-1963||Invalid||Greek steamship Lakonia caught fire, 98 of her 646 passengers, and 30 of her crew of 376 perished||One woman reported to have suffered fish bites, but cause of her death was exposure & drowning"||NO||woman|
|East of La Grande Island, North of Panama Canal||05-01-1961||Pacific Seafarer of US Navy||3 were lost, 3 survived||YES|
|23-06-1916||Jumped overboard from Norwegian steamship Venator||Presumed FATAL||YES||Victor Matheson|
|14-12-1892||Fell overboard||FATAL||YES||15yo Samuel Coolidge|
|24-10-1890||Thrown overboard||FATAL||YES||Captain Lavarello|
|16-08-1885||Fell or jumped overboard from the liner Rhynland||FATAL||YES||J.R. Loesch|
|04-01-1882||Fell overboard from the Selim||FATAL||YES||male|