BREAKING: Trump shockingly wins US presidential election
The 70-year-old had 274 electoral votes - four more than the 270 required to win -as at the time of filing this report.
Trump beating Hillary Clinton in US Election
The news has sent global financial markets crashing as Trump was not expected to do well.
Trump,won the three crucial states of Florida, North Carolina and Ohio to turn the election on its head.
He also won Wisconsin and Pennsylvania which had been a stronghold of Clinton's Democrats for many decades.
In his victory speech, Trump revealed the Hillary Clinton had called him to congratulate him.
He thanked his supporters for coming out in their number to elect him and his running mate, Mike Pence.
Trump went on to pledge that he would would heal the divisions among Americans.
"I will be a president for all Americans," he said.