Originally Posted by winds-of-change
Not really much of a surprise, either. He had a liver transplant two years ago and has been battling pancreatic cancer. He resigned last month as head of Apple because of failing health.
I didn't know about the cancer till today. It was a surprise to me, and everyone in my circle, I just thought the media was keeping it low profile. (I don't quite live under a rock, although at times I wish I did)