Author: Matthew Black

Matthew Black

Matthew Black was born and raised in Seattle, WA and currently resides in San Diego, CA. Receiving an honors degree in history from the University of Washington, Matthew has since published a book and over a hundred web and print articles on a vast array of subjects. A man of many interests, he coaches soccer and travels the world when he’s not writing articles for History 101. He likes to say, “the devil’s in the details” and uses that approach to pour much of his energy into the research process.

Why public perception of George W. Bush’s presidency is shifting

You’ll gasp at these hidden secrets built into medieval castles

These cities have had unbelievable transformations

Vintage photos that will bring you back to the Summer of Love

You Won’t Believe What These Historical Figures Actually Looked Like

These perfectly preserved time warp homes will blow your mind

Modern Shakespeare: Tupac the legend, unmasked

Hindsight’s 20/20: 11 people who could’ve prevented WWII

You’ve never seen “Little House on the Prairie” like this