Date / TimeCountry / AreaActivityNameSex / AgeInjurySpecies
01-01-1960 MorningNICARAGUA ,Pacific coastBathingboyM Survived3.7 m to 4.6 m [12' to 15'] shark
04-01-1944 NICARAGUA ,Lake Nicaragua (fresh water)multiple bathers Some killed & others severely injuredBull sharks to 1.5 m [5'] in length
06-17-1938 NICARAGUA ,Lower San Juan RiverThe schooner Elizabeth, bound from Bluefields, Nicaragua to the river port of San Carlos founderedElena Hodgson & Isaac Ollis FATAL x 2, all other passengers & crew reached shore after a long swimThought to involve bull sharks
02-14-1927 NICARAGUA ,Salinas BayFeeling the shark’s teetha sailorM Sharks’s jaws snapped shut, lacerating his right hand PROVOKED INCIDENT
12-22-1902 18h00NICARAGUA ,Rio San JuanSwimmingFrederick WisemanM /30FATAL
01-01-1850 NICARAGUA ,Lake Nicaragua (fresh water)BathingM FATAL
NICARAGUA ,Lake Nicaragua (fresh water)Lashing logs together when he fell into the wateran IndianM FATAL, leg severedBull shark caught, leg recovered & buried beside the man's body