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30 years ago today, American Phil Mahre (right) won the gold medal while his twin brother Steve (four minutes younger) won the silver medal in men’s slalom at the ‘84 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, becoming the first brothers to ever finish first and second in an Olympic event. (AP)

GALLERY: Notable Twins in Sports

30 years ago today, American Phil Mahre (right) won the gold medal while his twin brother Steve (four minutes younger) won the silver medal in men’s slalom at the ‘84 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, becoming the first brothers to ever finish first and second in an Olympic event. (AP)
GALLERY: Notable Twins in Sports

Bulls rookie Michael Jordan drives to the hoop during a 1984 game between Chicago and Indiana. (Manny Millan/SI)

Bulls rookie Michael Jordan drives to the hoop during a 1984 game between Chicago and Indiana. (Manny Millan/SI)

Yogi Berra, wearing one of his most famous sayings on his shirt, poses for SI photographer Walter Iooss Jr. in 1984. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Yogi Berra

Yogi Berra, wearing one of his most famous sayings on his shirt, poses for SI photographer Walter Iooss Jr. in 1984. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Yogi Berra

Walter Payton and his mom, Alyne, pose during a June 1984 SI photo shoot. Mother’s Day is this Sunday. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

GALLERY: Athletes and Their Moms

Walter Payton and his mom, Alyne, pose during a June 1984 SI photo shoot. Mother’s Day is this Sunday. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)
GALLERY: Athletes and Their Moms

Cuban President Fidel Castro poses with heavyweight boxer Teofilo Stevenson and SI photographer Neil Leifer during a photo shoot before the 1984 Summer Olympics. (Neil Leifer/SI)

Cuban President Fidel Castro poses with heavyweight boxer Teofilo Stevenson and SI photographer Neil Leifer during a photo shoot before the 1984 Summer Olympics. (Neil Leifer/SI)

Bert Blyleven makes quite the fashion statement while hanging out in the Indians locker room prior to a 1984 game. (Ron Kuntz/Getty Images)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Bert Blyleven

Bert Blyleven makes quite the fashion statement while hanging out in the Indians locker room prior to a 1984 game. (Ron Kuntz/Getty Images)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Bert Blyleven

The Air Jordan I released by Nike in 1984. The shoe was banned by commissioner Stern for “non-regulation colors,” but Jordan nevertheless rocked the shoe during his Rookie of the Year campaign.

GALLERY: Air Jordans Through The Years

The Air Jordan I released by Nike in 1984. The shoe was banned by commissioner Stern for “non-regulation colors,” but Jordan nevertheless rocked the shoe during his Rookie of the Year campaign.
GALLERY: Air Jordans Through The Years

Michael Jordan drives to the hoop during his rookie season with the Chicago Bulls. (John Biever/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan drives to the hoop during his rookie season with the Chicago Bulls. (John Biever/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Michael Jordan

Jim Kelly, quarterback of the USFL’s Houston Gamblers, poses for a photo in Feb. 1984 while relaxing in his Holiday Inn hotel room. (Lane Stewart/SI)

SI VAULT: Jim Kelly has appeared to give the USFL hope (2.27.84)

Jim Kelly, quarterback of the USFL’s Houston Gamblers, poses for a photo in Feb. 1984 while relaxing in his Holiday Inn hotel room. (Lane Stewart/SI)
SI VAULT: Jim Kelly has appeared to give the USFL hope (2.27.84)

Carl Lewis poses with the four gold medals he won at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. (Neil Leifer/SI)

SI VAULT: Lewis epitomizes victory with four gold medals (8.20.84)

Carl Lewis poses with the four gold medals he won at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. (Neil Leifer/SI)
SI VAULT: Lewis epitomizes victory with four gold medals (8.20.84)

There are less than three weeks until Americans hit the voting booth to choose a new president. We’re not sure who Patrick Ewing and John Thompson will vote for but they got along famously with then-president Ronald Reagan during this 1984 SI photo shoot. (Lane Stewart/SI)

GALLERY: U.S. Presidents at Play | Patrick Ewing at Georgetown

There are less than three weeks until Americans hit the voting booth to choose a new president. We’re not sure who Patrick Ewing and John Thompson will vote for but they got along famously with then-president Ronald Reagan during this 1984 SI photo shoot. (Lane Stewart/SI)
GALLERY: U.S. Presidents at Play | Patrick Ewing at Georgetown

Walter Payton jumps over a pile of defenders to score a touchdown during a 1984 Bears-Saints game. Later in the game, Payton would pass Jim Brown as the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. (Andy Hayt/SI)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Walter Payton | NFL’s All-Time Top RBs

Walter Payton jumps over a pile of defenders to score a touchdown during a 1984 Bears-Saints game. Later in the game, Payton would pass Jim Brown as the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. (Andy Hayt/SI)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Walter Payton | NFL’s All-Time Top RBs

Michael Jordan and Julius Erving talk before a Nov. 1984 Bulls-76ers game. Jordan scored 16 points with seven assists and five rebounds in a 109-100 loss. (Manny Millan/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Michael Jordan | Julius Erving

Michael Jordan and Julius Erving talk before a Nov. 1984 Bulls-76ers game. Jordan scored 16 points with seven assists and five rebounds in a 109-100 loss. (Manny Millan/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Michael Jordan | Julius Erving

Track & Field: 1984 Summer Olympics: USA Carl Lewis runs to victory at the 100 meters during the 1984 Summer Olympics. Lewis won four gold medals — the 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay and long jump - during the Los Angeles games. He would go onto capture two more gold (100m, long jump) in 1988 at Seoul, two more gold (4x100m relay and long jump) in 1992 at Barcelona and another (long jump) in 1996 at Atlanta. (Neil Leifer/SI)

GALLERY: Greatest Summer Olympics Moments | Top Male Olympians

Track & Field: 1984 Summer Olympics: USA Carl Lewis runs to victory at the 100 meters during the 1984 Summer Olympics. Lewis won four gold medals — the 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay and long jump - during the Los Angeles games. He would go onto capture two more gold (100m, long jump) in 1988 at Seoul, two more gold (4x100m relay and long jump) in 1992 at Barcelona and another (long jump) in 1996 at Atlanta. (Neil Leifer/SI)
GALLERY: Greatest Summer Olympics Moments | Top Male Olympians

University of Bridgeport center Manute Bol goes shopping for groceries. (Jacqueline Duvoisin/SI) 

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Manute Bol

University of Bridgeport center Manute Bol goes shopping for groceries. (Jacqueline Duvoisin/SI) 
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Manute Bol