Alexander the Great- Hamlet refers to this war hero in his rant about how everyone's the same in death. Considering Alexander the Great's young age, Hamlet's reference is used to prove he is 17 rather than 30.
Limestone relief of the Battle of Issos (also known as Battle of Issus), 5 November 333 BCE. between the troops of Alexander the Great (336-323 BCE) and Darius III of Persia (380-330 BCE); end of the 2nd century. Archaeological Museum, Isernia, Italy