Super Bowl XXIV

Bay Area in the News

  • The Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose opens its doors with help from a donation from Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.
  • Oakland’s MC Hammer releases his second studio album Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em, which features the hit single “U Can’t Touch This”.

Bay Area’s Best

  • The San Francisco 49ers defeat the Denver Broncos 55-10 to capture their second consecutive Super Bowl Championship. The 45-point differential is the largest margin of victory in Super Bowl history.
  • The Oakland A’s sweep the Boston Red Sox to win their third-straight AL Pennant.
  • Stanford’s women’s basketball team wins their first ever NCAA Tournament Championship with an 88-81 victory over Auburn.