What was the previous name of Ho Chi Minh city?

Hanoi
Saigon
Hai Phong
Da Nang
Im­me­di­ate­ly after the com­mu­nist takeover of South Vietnam in 1975, a pro­vi­sion­al gov­ern­ment renamed the city after Ho Chi Minh. Even today, however, the informal name of Sai Gon remains in daily speech both do­mes­ti­cal­ly and in­ter­na­tion­al­ly.

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Hanoi
Saigon
Hai Phong
Da Nang
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flagAustralia
14%
70%
11%
0%
34
flagSpain
17%
67%
10%
5%
40
flagItaly
23%
64%
6%
5%
59
flagCanada
18%
63%
6%
10%
58
flagLithuania
18%
63%
13%
4%
22
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
61%
14%
4%
549
flagAustria
15%
61%
15%
3%
26
flagRepublic of Ireland
19%
60%
19%
1%
68
flagFrance
24%
59%
14%
2%
49
flagGreece
14%
58%
23%
2%
34
flagthe United States
17%
57%
18%
5%
723
flagSweden
21%
57%
21%
0%
28
flagBelgium
34%
56%
4%
4%
23
flagPoland
21%
52%
19%
4%
17345
flagGermany
25%
52%
16%
5%
258
flagIndia
19%
52%
19%
6%
86
flagDenmark
22%
51%
22%
3%
31
flagNorway
20%
45%
29%
4%
44
flagthe Netherlands
29%
38%
25%
7%
68
flagUnknown
23%
33%
34%
7%
601

Gender

men52%
women53%
Hanoi
20%
19%
Saigon
52%
53%
Hai Phong
21%
21%
Da Nang
5%
5%

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