Atari anyone?



Yikes! Take a look at these five highest-scoring college teams in 1990. BTW, UNLV won the NCAA championship over Duke 103-73 and is still the only team to score 100 points in the title game.


James “Buster” Douglas wins in 10 over Mike Tyson to win heavyweight-boxing crown.


Celebrating Mandela’s release.

February 1990 : On the day of Nelson Mandela’s release from jail thousands of people converged on the South African Embassy in London’s Trafalgar Square to celebrate the occasion.  For the previous 46 months, the City of London Anti-Apartheid Group had maintained their Non-Stop Picket for the release of Mandela on that pavement.  (Photo: Jon Kempster)


 Top grossing films

February 23-25, 1990

Top grossing films

1 Driving Miss Daisy

2 Hard to Kill

3 Madhouse

4 Revenge

5 Born on the Fourth of July

January 28, 1990

Super Bowl XXIV

San Francisco 55, Denver 10

The 1989-90 San Francisco 49ers season was the team’s 44th season in the National Football League. After going 14–2 in the regular season, the 49ers completed the season with the most dominant playoff run in NFL history, outscoring opponents 126–26 and winning their fourth Super Bowl victory.


On deck…

February 1990: Barack Obama is pictured as a student at Harvard University Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Obama arrived at Harvard in the autumn of 1988 after graduating from Columbia University and spending four years as a community organizer in Chicago. (Picture: AP / HARVARD LAW)

Top songs of 1990.


Vogue Italia, February 1990,

Cindy Crawford

Fashion icon in the making.