It was a night of firsts in the US as the results of their midterm elections were counted and verified.
This year’s race was the most diverse in the history of the elections; women ran in record numbers, along with Native Americans, Muslims, Latinos, millennials, immigrants, and members of the LGBT community.
A lot of who will now be granted seats in the US House of Representatives.
During the race, you may have seen some names pop up on your social media feeds, such as Irish American Beto O'Rourke but here are the names to keep in mind in the future.
Those who made American political history: