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.

Answers distribution

Hanoi
Saigon
Hai Phong
Da Nang
answers
flagVietnam
0%
100%
0%
0%
19
flagAustralia
14%
70%
11%
0%
34
flagSweden
18%
68%
13%
0%
22
flagSpain
17%
67%
8%
5%
34
flagItaly
24%
64%
5%
5%
54
flagCanada
19%
64%
5%
9%
51
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
62%
15%
1%
64
flagAustria
15%
61%
15%
3%
26
flagthe United Kingdom
21%
59%
13%
4%
472
flagFrance
25%
58%
14%
2%
48
flagthe United States
17%
57%
18%
5%
677
flagBelgium
38%
57%
4%
0%
21
flagGreece
20%
56%
24%
0%
25
flagPoland
21%
54%
18%
4%
14315
flagGermany
23%
54%
16%
4%
235
flagDenmark
23%
53%
20%
3%
30
flagIndia
21%
51%
18%
7%
80
flagUnknown
31%
48%
16%
3%
77
flagNorway
23%
43%
30%
2%
39
flagthe Netherlands
30%
38%
25%
5%
55

Gender

men62%
women53%
Hanoi
19%
20%
Saigon
62%
53%
Hai Phong
13%
20%
Da Nang
3%
5%

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