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Yes, someone who has terminal cancer can apply for SSDI
The definition of disabled is that the illness renders the individual unable to work, and the condition is expected to last 1 year or longer or end in death
So, if you cannot work then you can claim disability
You can apply online at www.ssa.gov, call 1-800-772-1213, or apply in person to your local office