|Born||circa 1125||Born At||Exeter|
|Died||November 1190||Buried At|
|Born||circa 1125 / Exeter|
|Died||November 1190 /|
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Baldwin (of Forde, Archbishop of Canterbury) (b.1125? - d.1190)
Baldwin became the Bishop of Worcester after the death of Roger.
After the death of Richard, Archbishop of Canterbury in 1184 a dispute arose as to who should replace him. The monks chose Peter de Leia, the bishop of St. David's in Wales, while others chose Baldwin. It took the intervention of King Henry II to put an end to the dispute and he chose Baldwin.
Baldwin, the Archbishop of Canterbury, succumbed to the pestilence that had taken hold in the Christian army that was besieging Acre in the Holy Land.
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