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.