Do only baptized people go to heaven?

When they die, what happens to those who through no fault of their own were never baptized? Were we told by God that baptism was essential for to go to heaven?

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Recommended Reading:
Baptism of Desire

What is invincible ignorance?
Salvation Outside of the Church

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