Cancer was described by the ancient Egyptians by 1600 BC and, much later, by Hippocrates and then Celsus during the early empire. Cases were diagnosed but there is no mention of people who were famous.
Are there any famous people who died from cancer before 1800?
Three or four examples, each from a different historical period and different geographical area would be appreciated.
Also, examples should be where we are certain that person died of cancer by modern scientists examining remains. Cases where there is consensus among historians and scientists would also be acceptable. Cases which are only possible or probable are not acceptable (for example, Edward I and Mary I