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Baldwin V of Hainaut (1150 – 17 December 1195) was count of Hainaut (1171–1195), count of Flanders as Baldwin VIII (1191–1195) and margrave of Namur as Baldwin I (1189–1195).


He was the son of Baldwin IV, Count of Hainaut. Flanders was acquired via his marriage to Margaret I of Flanders in 1169. Namur was acquired from his mother Alice of Namur.


With Margaret, Baldwin had the following issue:

See also

Preceded by
Count of Flanders Blason Comte-de-Flandre.svg
1191 – 1194
With: Margaret I
Succeeded by
Baldwin VI/IX
Preceded by
Baldwin IV
Count of Hainaut Blason fr Hainaut ancien.svg
1171 – 1195
Preceded by
Marquis of Namur Namur Arms.svg
1189 – 1195
Succeeded by
Philip I


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