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  • This is the incredible story of a man who survived being lost at sea for 76 days in 1981.

  • After enduring a divorce from his wife, steven, Callahan decided that he wanted to sail the treacherous atlantic ocean in his 21 ft boat called the napoleon Solo.

  • In january 1982 just a week after his departure, the napoleon Solo was stricken presumably by a whale.

  • This caused severe damage and Callahan was forced to abandon his boat.

  • Callahan was trapped in a lifeboat on the high seas while he had to contend with starvation, dehydration and even shark attacks, Callahan managed to use a piece of fishing line and a water purifier to survive on fish and purified seawater.

  • He even created a sextant, a nautical navigation device out of two pencils to help guide him back to civilization.

  • After 76 tortuous days, he was finally found and rescued by fishermen near the southeastern coast of Guadalupe.

This is the incredible story of a man who survived being lost at sea for 76 days in 1981.

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Man Adrift At Sea For 76 Days (Survival Story)

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/09/16
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