Super Bowl XIX

Bay Area’s Best

  • The San Francisco 49ers get their second Lombardi trophy after defeating the Miami Dolphins in Super Bowl XIX at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, California.

Bay Area in the News

  • Chevron launches the popular “People Do” ad campaign that focuses on the environment.
  • Huey Lewis and the News get their first #1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 with “The Power of Love”. This song was also featured in the #1 movie that year, Back to the Future.
  • James Bond saves the Silicon Valley from Max Vorin in A View to a Kill, the 14th film in the James Bond series.


Chevron’s “People Do” ad campaign. Image credit: Braldt Bralds.