Super Bowl XXII

Bay Area in the News

  • Sean Connery stars in the Paramount film, The Presidio.
  • San Francisco reaches a record 103 degrees in July.

Bay Area Sports

  • The San Jose Bees change their name to the Giants and become the Single-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants.
  • The Oakland A’s win their first of three consecutive American League pennants.
  • Redwood Shores-based Electronic Arts launches John Madden Football for the Apple II computer.