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Diem Brown's On & Off Again Boyfriend, Chris 'CT' Tamburello, Reportedly Proposed To Her Just DAYS Before Her Tragic Death

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What a sweet and heartbreaking story.

Chris "CT" Tamburello, the late Diem Brown's on and off again boyfriend, reportedly proposed to the reality star just days before she passed away on November 14 from her third bout of cancer.

[ Related: The Mystery Over Diem's REAL Age Is Finally Solved ]

The couple met and fell in love on the 13th season of The Challenge in 2006, though the timing was never right the for pair to make a relationship last.

Despite the duo's ups and downs, CT always loved Diem — so much so, he surprised her with a ruby ring AND a proposal just days before her death.

A friend close to the situation revealed:

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The Mystery Over Diem Brown's REAL Age Is Finally Solved

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Weeks after Diem Brown's tragic passing, we've received some important information regarding the reality star's true age.

After her devastating death in mid-November, there was a lot of confusion surrounding Diems's birthday — though some outlets reported she was born in 1982, public records can now confirm she was born in 1980.

[ Video: Diem Brown's Memorial Video Will Leave You In Tears ]

So, why the bizarre mix-up?

Diem's sister, Megan Brown, has revealed that the MTV alum concealed her real birth year in order to further her journalism career, an industry that's unfortunately pre-occupied with age.

Megan explained:

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Diem Brown's Love Of The Holiday Season Lives On As Friends & Family Gather To Decorate The Late MTV Star's NYC Apartment!

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Just because Diem Brown is no longer with us, doesn't mean her spirit can't be celebrated during the holiday season.

The MTV star, who tragically passed away on November 14, absolutely ADORED Christmas — so her family decided to honor her love for the holiday in a very sweet way.

[ Video: Diem Brown's Memorial Video Will Leave You In Tears ]

Two days after the reality star's death, her family and close friends gathered to decorate her NYC apartment. Brown's brother, Jarrod, strung lights, and her sister Megan and dad Richard put ornaments on the tree, while friends listened to Christmas carols and told stories about Diem.

Aw, what a touching tribute.

A close pal of Brown's explained:

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Diem Brown & 7 Other MTV Reality Stars Who Died Too Soon

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We're still so sad about Diem Brown's passing.

She was reality show royalty, and watching The Challenge without her just isn't going to be the same.

But remembering her best moments on the show got us thinking about other past MTV cast members who died way before their time.

[ Video: Diem Brown's Memorial Video Will Leave You In Tears! ]

For instance, The Real World premiered in 1992, and there have already been four deaths in the franchise since it all started.

We hope all eight of these stars who died too soon are resting peacefully.

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CLICK HERE to view the gallery, "MTV Reality Stars Who Died Too Soon"

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[Image via Ivan Nikolov/WENN]

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The Supporters Of Brittany Maynard Release A Pothumous Video In Honor Of What Would Have Been Her 30th Birthday

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It's so comforting to know that Brittany Maynard's legacy lives on despite her untimely death.

Today, on what would have been Maynard's 30th birthday, her supporters have released a posthumous video in support of the Death with Dignity Act, a cause near and dear to her heart.

During Brittany's final months living with terminal brain cancer, she was a champion for the controversial measure which allows terminally ill patients to end their own lives.

[ Related: Brittany's Mother Pens An Letter In Defense Of Her Daughter's Decision ]

Though many have publicly criticized the act, a group of Maynard supporters put together a touching tribute and PSA to educate the public on why the Death with Dignity Act should be passed across America.

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